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Strength in diversity: Capital Growth Survey 2017-18

This survey of Capital Growth members was undertaken during the spring of 2018 and completed by 205 people who represent a London-based food growing garden. The questions covered details on the members’ garden, their challenges, the usefulness of Capital Growth’s support, and views on what our future focus could be.



  • Introduction    
  • Headline findings    
  • Who responded?    
  • What you told us (part 1): About your garden    
  • Who is benefiting?    
  • Employment and training    
  • Diversity    
  • What are your challenges?    
  • The need for land protection and designations    
  • What you told us (part 2): About Capital Growth    
  • Our offer    
  • What impact is Capital Growth having?    
  • What should we be doing next?    
  • Our reflections on your feedback    
  • Engagement    
  • Value of the network    
  • Innovation    
  • Getting growing    
  • Strength in diversity    
  • Acknowledgements    

Strength in diversity: Capital Growth Survey 2017-18
24pp - 2019 | 2000Kb


Published Friday 8 February 2019

Capital Growth: We believe everyone should have the opportunity to grow food as part of a healthy, resilient food system and we are working with our network of growers in London to make this happen.

24pp - 2019


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