Woolwich Common Box Scheme

Woolwich Common Box Scheme

  Posted on 18th May 2020

Before the Covid-19 quarantine the Woolwich Common Community Centre was a lively centre running activities for locals such as Tai Chi, boxing clubs, dance workshops and woman’s groups.  These activities are currently not running but the centre has found an important new way to serve the community during lock-down.  In response to the food crisis sparked by the quarantine the centre has become a hub for getting food […]

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Staying active during lockdown!

  Posted on 24th April 2020

So, you’re stuck indoors all day, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still be active! We know how important physical activity is for not only our poor bodies, but for our mental health too. And at a time like this, it’s even more important to keep that activity going.  So, GCDA have devised a sheet […]

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Growing Food in Greenwich

  Posted on 7th April 2020

One of the happiest moments of my life was when I harvested my first home grown pumpkin.  It was an absolute beauty, golden in colour and about 10kg in weight.  Since then I have had the same happiness from bounteous harvests of tomatoes, chilli peppers, potatoes, courgette, lettuce and other amazing vegetables. I became interested in growing my own […]

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Local Home Delivery Options

  Posted on 7th April 2020

  We want to draw your attention to the many amazing local businesses in Greenwich.  These businesses are committed to supplying great quality produce and delivering it straight to your door.  With all of us either in quarantine or self-isolating, home delivery has become an essential means of receiving food.  Equally there are reports of many people […]

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Cooking from scratch

One New Recipe A Week Challenge

  Posted on 7th April 2020

While this is an extremely hard time for everyone it also feels like a time when new healthier habits can be formed.  With no restaurants open and more time at home it feels like a great opportunity to cook more meals from scratch with the Good Food in Greenwich one new recipe a week challenge. […]

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GOOD FOOD IN GREENWICH NETWORK MEETING – CANCELLED

  Posted on 19th March 2020

Sadly we have had to cancel next week’s network meeting, due to be held at Charlton House on Tuesday 24th March. While we’re not meeting face to face, please keep an eye on this website and our social media platforms for ideas, inspiration and information! As soon as we know, we will let you know […]

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Community Meal CANCELLED

  Posted on 17th March 2020

It is with great regret that we have to cancel the community meal tomorrow at Eltham Green Community Church to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. Unfortunately the meals are suspended until further notice but we are working on ways to still be able to provide meals to those in need.  If you would […]

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The next Good Food in Greenwich Pop-up Kitchen is coming!

  Posted on 6th February 2020

The next Good Food in Greenwich Pop-up Kitchen is coming! 20th February at Mycenae House from 1pm – 3pm and everyone is welcome.   These community meals have been running for over a year now and we’ve served over 1000 people 2.1 tonnes of food that would otherwise have gone to waste! We collect food from […]

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Cookery Clubs in Greenwich this March!

  Posted on 30th January 2020

Are you interested in learning some new recipes, making new friends and becoming healthier to boot? If so, then the cookery clubs are for you! GCDA run 50, 5-week Community Cookery Clubs each year throughout the borough that are open to the public. The clubs run in all different parts of the borough in community venues and […]

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A Taste of Health Cookery Clubs

  Posted on 30th January 2020

Are you interested in learning some new recipes, making new friends and becoming healthier to boot? If so, then the cookery clubs are for you! GCDA run 50, 5-week Community Cookery Clubs each year throughout the borough that are open to the public. The clubs run in all different parts of the borough in community venues and […]

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