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We welcome our new co-ordinator, follow us on Twitter to see what we are up to.

There has been lots of activity at our Urban Growth project recently. The two sites in Camden Town provide people with mental ill health to work outside, learn about horticulture and grow organic vegetables and fruit. We are delighted to announce that we have a new Project Co-ordinator, Rebecca Clarke. Rebecca is an experienced Master Gardener with lots of skills in organic growing. She has run community horticulture projects in other parts of London, and we are pleased that we can benefit from her knowledge and enthusiasm for growing food.

Changes to the project and details of what we offer our Project Members will follow in coming months. For regular snapshots of life on the project, you can follow activities on Twitter: @UrbanGrowthNW1

Thanks to lots of hard work from Rebecca and our Project Members and volunteers, the sites are coming to life. These pictures show how well the strawberry plants, broad beans and kale are getting on. There is lots more to do as we get ready for summer and the main of the growing season.

We will soon be open for new referrals. If you know someone who would benefit from becoming a Project Member, please get in touch with Rebecca Clarke by email: r.clarke@jobsinmind.org

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