Capital Growth on Newsnight

Capital Growth were intereviewed for Newsnight about 'living the good life'. The piece showcased the beautiful Capital Growth Allotment Garden in Regent's Park.

The Allotment Garden featured on Newsnight on Friday 29 August. Capital Growth officer and garden manager Julie Riehl reacted to Monty Don's comments on the fact that trying to live the good life - living fully of the land - would lead people to madness and cause nutritional deficiency.

Watch the piece online  - from minute 27 onward.


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Capital Growth: The Capital Growth campaign, run by Sustain's London Food Link offers practical and financial support to communities around London to help more people grow more food, and to have greater access to land and growing spaces for community benefit. The Capital Bee project, part of Capital Growth, seeks pledges to promote bee-friendly behaviour, and supports establishment of community beehives.

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