What’s on at Wolves Lane


Wolves Lane Workshop

Come volunteer, lend a hand

Every Tuesday at 11 am ~ 4pm

London Grown have established an on-site Workshop at the Wolves Lane Centre used in the short term as a base for the repair, maintenance and upkeep of the buildings and equipment at the centre, in particular the Palm House. And they are looking for volunteers!

If you would like to get involved, come to Wolves Lane Centre on Tuesday at 11 a.m or contact Roger Skipper at wolveslaneworkshop@gmail.com or on 07771 995696.

All welcome!! Come and learn something new!

In particular, if you know someone who is retired and has expertise or knowledge in engineering or repairs, please let Roger know too! Donations of old tools also gratefully received.

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London Grown’s “Volunteer in the Garden”

Every Tuesday 11am ~ 4pm

Come join in, share knowledge, learn skills, natural food growing, meet new people, spend time with nature, have fun and get active! Work with trained gardeners from seed to harvest: seed sowing, companion planting, pest & disease management, how to harvest, greenhouse growing, magic of compost!

Please arrive 10 minutes before to start each session, and bring sturdy shoes and clothes to garden in. If it’s your first session there will be a volunteer induction.

Refreshments will be provided. Contribution towards volunteers’ travel will be available.

For more information contact volunteer co-ordinator Jae at: londongrown@gmail.com , 07784946798, facebook.com/londongrown

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Wolves Lane Community Garden – FREE

Every Wednesday

11am ~ 3pm

The Friends of Wolves Lane’s community garden provides a green space in an urban area, along with opportunities for social gatherings, beautification, education, and recreation. Our new community garden is on the right as you go into the site from the street. Come join us and learn to garden with experienced professionals.

Wolves Lane needs people who enjoy gardening as well as new gardeners who want to learn. We also need donations of plants, seeds, cuttings, gardening tools …but most of all… good ol’ fashioned enthusiasm! 

Please leave a message on the website through The Friends’ Contact page for more information or to indicate interest, or feel free to just show up! We look forward to seeing you soon!

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Crop Drop is at Wolves Lane

Every Wednesday 12 noon ~ 4.30pm

Come lend a handvolunteers welcome! Join us weighing and packing veg: get social, gain skills and learn more about gardening and the farm-to-table chain!

If you’d like to join Crop Drop, please contact wendy@cropdrop.co.uk


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AQA COURSE: Taking Part in a Food Growing Enterprise


Every Thursday

10am ~ 4pm

  • FREE !
  • Runs once a week for 10 weeks


  • …16-25 years old?
  • …resident in Haringey or in Enfield?
  • …NEET: not in education, employment or training?

Then come join in! Contact London Grown for more information or to register: call 0753 183 7893 or email flaminiademartino (at) me.com

Getting Young People into Local Food Enterprise: OrganicLea and London Grown have joined forces to deliver training in Taking Part in a Food Growing Enterprise.

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Friends of Wolves Lane Meetings

Every third Saturday of the month

10:30am~12 noon

Friends of Wolves Lane meet  in Wolfie’s Cafe at Wolves Lane Centre. Free tea, coffee and biscuits from 10am.

Join us for a cuppa – we look forward to seeing you there! All welcome.

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Community Markets at Wolves Lane

Every month on the second Sunday for the rest of 2018 (except August and October),  join the many groups who now work at Wolves Lane Centre, and some local community groups too –  at the NEW monthly Community Markets.

Next Wolves Lane Community Market –

July 8th

1 ~ 6pm!

Come visit friends, learn about gardening, food production and sustainable growing, and shop for everything you might need to make your garden beautiful! Come join us – all welcome!

  • Seeds, plants, tools
  • Organic and vegan food
  • BBQs and cakes
  • Gifts and ideas
  • Creative activities for children and adults
  • Entertainment and raffles

Are you a local community group? Register for a stall!

If you are interested in having a stall at the next Wolves Lane Community Market, please contact

Kate Bruce at kate.bruce (at) ubele.org, or apply directly with their application form

Watch this blog for updates!

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On three Friday evenings this summer, (in June, July and September 2018) Wolves Lane will have a new TOPCIS & SOCIAL event!

Yummy food, movies, music, and topics for discussion!

Join us – all welcome.

The first event is:

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

7pm ~ 10pm in the cafe!

See you there!

Orgainsed by UBELE and StART

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Other than the above activities, the facility is closed to the public for regular visits until further notice.

From April 1st 2017, Haringey Council awarded management of Wolves Lane to OrganicLea.

Contact OrganicLea to find out when it will open again for regular daily visiting at


020 8524 4994

It is the Friends of Wolves Lane’s mission to ensure that this valuable community resource is once again enjoyed and accessible to the community it serves.

We are working with Haringey Councillors and OrganicLea for innovative ways to ensure this. Please watch our blog for future updates. We look forward to it being open to the public for regular visits again soon.

Watch the Palm House Updates page and our Blog for updates.

Check out our Community Use – Make a Proposal page too.

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