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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

King Henry's Walk Garden

King Henry's Walk Garden
(Photo: Friends of King Henry's Walk Garden)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 12:00–16:00
Sunday 12:00–16:00

Activities

Tea and home-made cakes. Plant sale. Traditional summer fête on Saturday afternoon with games, competitions, Pimm’s bar and pizzas from
wood-fired oven.

Poet in residence: Selina Rodrigues (Details)

Entrance

11C King Henry's Walk (to the left of the adventure playground)
Nearest postcode: N1 4NX

Buses

21, 30, 38, 56, 141, 277

Stations

Canonbury, Dalston Junction, Dalston Kingsland

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

Local residents grow their own vegetables, fruit and flowers in this hidden organic garden. They can also participate in a year-round programme of workshops and events or just relax in a peaceful environment. Visitors can enjoy the ornamental flower borders around the lawn, wander through the mini-plots that are rented out to local people, or watch the pondlife and the many birds that visit the garden. The site includes a small area of woodland – most unusual in this part of Islington – as well as espalier and fantrained fruit trees. All planting has been planned to encourage biodiversity and attract beneficial insects. The garden runs on sustainable principles: using recycled materials where possible, composting all garden waste and collecting rainwater.

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 12:00–16:00
Sunday 12:00–16:00

Activities

Tea and home-made cakes. Plant sale. Traditional summer fête on Saturday afternoon with games, competitions, Pimm’s bar and pizzas from
wood-fired oven.

Poet in residence: Selina Rodrigues (Details)

Entrance

11C King Henry's Walk (to the left of the adventure playground)
Nearest postcode: N1 4NX

Buses

21, 30, 38, 56, 141, 277

Stations

Canonbury, Dalston Junction, Dalston Kingsland

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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