• This King’s Cross Kitchen Has Found An Ingenious, Ethical New Use For Skips

    Yes, that’s right. Skips. Normally associated with building sites and piles of rubbish, a social enterprise in King’s Cross has found an ingenious, sustainable new use for them. And it involves “less rubble and more rhubarb”. In the true meaning of skip garden! #urbangarden #kingscross #london #nutrition #lunchtime #sustainability...
  • So, The #ZeroWasteSummer Just Became A Thing

    Here’s a great opportunity to contribute to the fight against food waste this summer and contribute to the creation of a #zerowaste future – while helping London’s kids at the same time. FareShare London saves good food from going to waste and takes it to 224 charities and community groups across London....
  • It’s A Church, A Homeless Shelter… And It Might Even Be London’s Best Music Venue

    Ok, so going to parties in church halls is probably something you thought you grew out of at 14. But get yourself down to a gig at Union Chapel in Islington and we bet you’ll change your mind. This is one of London’s most spectacular music and event venues....
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    Got Socks? Here’s How You Can Use Them To Help London’s Homeless

    Nobody deserves to feel invisible. And there’s a group of volunteers called the The Sock Mob on a mission to make sure that London’s homeless no longer have to experience this. It was all started in 2003 by a group friends who simply wanted to spend time with homeless...
  • Tea With Strangers: The Movement Bringing People Together Over A Brew

    When was the last time you stopped a complete stranger on the tube or in the street to have a chat? OK, that was a rhetorical question. Practically nobody speaks to strangers in London, which is probably why our great city was recently voted the least friendly city in...
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    London’s Latin Village Is Fighting To Survive. Can You Help?

    Pueblito Paisa is London’s hidden Latin American market in Seven Sisters. It doesn’t look much from the outside – in fact, you’ve probably walked straight past it before without even realising it exists. But those who venture inside could be forgiven for thinking they’d just gone through a portal...
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    Help Your Community While Getting Fit: In Praise of GoodGym

    When the sun’s shining outside, surely there has to be a better way to burn those calories or tone those muscles than sweating in a basement somewhere? Well, we think we might have the answer…   A post shared by GoodGym (@goodgym) on Jun 12, 2017 at 7:30am PDT...
  • At This Remarkable Restaurant, You Don’t Pay For Your Meal

    Here is how they describe it: ‘Imagine a restaurant where there are no prices on the menu and where the check reads $0.00 with only this footnote: “Your meal was a gift from someone who came before you. To keep the chain of gifts alive, we invite you to...