Category: Events

Local Elections 2024 – Plant for the Future

Community Gardens Ireland are a voluntary, independent, inclusive group that works with all agencies and groups that promote environmental awareness and support community gardening and food growing in all parts of the island of Ireland.  Community Gardens Ireland strongly believe that the Local Elections in 2024 will be one of the most important elections in […]

Sign up to the HSE’s SunSmart Sunscreen Dispenser Intervention Pilot Project (closing date 29/01/24)!

The Health Service Executive (HSE) is seeking expressions of interest from community or voluntary groups for a pilot research project that involves the use of a sunscreen dispenser with a UV index display. The project will run from May to August 2024. The project is organised by the HSE’s National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP), who […]

Alliance for Insurance Reform, Community Gardens & Allotments

Insurance and funding for insurance is something that we know comes up from time to time from discussions within allotment and community gardening groups across Ireland. Community Gardens Ireland have been in contact with the Alliance for Insurance Reform, who are looking to hear from communities across Ireland. If the cost of insurance is something […]

Oxford Real Farming Conference – Day 1 Report!

Molly Garvey (Committee Member of Community Gardens Ireland) was moderating a discussion on market gardening and keeping an eye on some of the main points at the yearly Oxford Real Farming Conference today! If you missed the first day of the Oxford Real Farming Conference 2024, check out Molly’s report below! Day one of the […]

End of Year Report by Community Gardens Ireland – 2023

It’s been another incredibly busy 12 months for all of us at Community Gardens Ireland! Before you read further, we would welcome any support you can give to our organisation to help us on our mission to get as many communities in Ireland growing as possible. All donations go towards us paying our operating costs […]