Mayflower 400

Marking 400 years of history One ship that links four nations, spans 400 years of history and connects millions of people. From November 2019, an ambitious year-long commemoration will mark the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s pioneering voyage. It’s the world’s biggest family reunion – and you’re invited. The Mayflower trail follows the journey of the Mayflower…

Become a member of Nudge

The Nudge Community Builders membership webpage is now live! If you love the difference that Nudge is making on the street and would like to support us to grow and do more please sign up! This will help us to access funding and show the support we have from our local community. It will also…

Livewell Southwest – News

Health Improvement Annual Impact Report 2018-2019 Plymouth City Council commission Livewell Southwest to deliver the health improvement service for the city. The health improvement service is made up of One You Plymouth, Wellbeing at Work and Building Community Capacity. 2018-19 has been a year of increasing numbers of people accessing all the parts of the…

Healthy Start – Healthy City

By Gemma Scott Recent data shows that around 40% of eligible people in Plymouth are under-subscribing to the Healthy Start Scheme. This means that local families could be missing out on around £300 per year in fruit and veg vouchers. Most strikingly, the total cost of vouchers not claimed to people in Plymouth could be around £250000per year. The vouchers could also be being used to support one of the 77 local…

BAKED – Artisan Baker

By Jon Denley With over 15 years experience working in the food industry, the skills and knowledge I’ve gained around the world in various restaurants, enables me to offer educational classes to those who have the passion & a love for all things food! I started my career as a pastry chef and have most…

Compassion and Social Change

Food Plymouth is a keen supporter of the Compassionate Plymouth agenda. Here are some excellent opportunities to join us in this … Uniting Plymouth to celebrate, embrace and model Compassionate action for social change. An informal, interactive, briefing meeting on Wednesday 10th July from 7pm for those who are unable to attend the first Compassionate Plymouth General Meeting…

Growing Community Abundance – July Open Community Gardens

By Tess Wilmot Food Plymouth’s Growing Community Abundance project is supporting many of the amazing community gardens and growing spaces across Plymouth.  In July, some of these projects are opening their gardens so you can explore these hidden gems.  The first is on Thursday 4th July at the northern end of Penlee Allotments when you can…

News from Plymouth City Council

Our partners at Plymouth City Council have announced a consultation on the redevelopment of Plymouth Railway Station: Plymouth’s regular rail commuters will be getting a sneak peak of the big picture for the area around the city’s railway station. A masterplan is being unveiled and displayed on the concourse next Tuesday (2 July) so that…

Friends of Devonport Park

            Friends of Devonport Park are a voluntary community group in Plymouth, dedicated to the conservation of Devonport Park in Plymouth and also organise community events in the park and always welcome new members. They are very pleased to announce that they have been awarded a grant of £7150.00 from…