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Bandstand Beds

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Bandstand Beds is a community food-growing group based on Clapham Common and run by volunteers. The group grows a variety of food from salad to soft fruit (blackcurrants, gooseberries). The food harvested is shared with the group at picnics or community cook-ups.

Local bus routes:

From Kensington, Battersea and Camberwell: 345

From Camden, Oxford Circus, Vauxhall and Piccadilly Circus: 88

From Chelsea, Streatham Hill and Crystal Palace: 417

From Streatham Hill, Sloane Square and Oxford Circus: 137

From Crystal Palace, Tooting and Balham: 249

From Crystal Palace, Herne Hill, Brockwell Park and Brixton: 322

From Peckham, Brixton, Clapham Junction and Putney Heath: 37

From Clapham Junction, Camberwell, Brixton and Shoreditch: 35

From Croydon, Streatham Hill and Balham: 50

From St George’s Hospital, Tooting, Stockwell and Elephant & Castle: 155

Address:
Windmill Drive, Clapham Common, London, SW4 9DE
Contact name:
David Dandridge (Chair of Bandstand Beds)
Telephone:
Chair’s number: 07932 793981
Opening times:
Saturday 10 to 1pm (This is when we meet at the moment but we do have some funding to run some weekday gardening sessions once we know there is enough interest)
Who is it for:
Everyone welcome
Disabled access:
There is currently no disabled access but funds are being raised to address this situation.
Charges:
Membership: £5 waged; £1 unwaged
How to apply:
Email Bandstand Beds or ring the group’s chair, David Dandridge on 07932 793981
Buses:
345, 88, 417, 137, 249, 322, 37, 35, 50, 155 - Please see description for further information on bus routes.
Train/tube:
Clapham Common
Parking:
There is limited parking on Windmill Drive. And some disabled spaces.
Sector:
Voluntary