The Big Dig is all about getting people down to their local community garden to get growing.

Thank you to everyone that came along to Big Dig Day on 22nd March 2014. 150 gardens across 16 towns and cities took part.

The Big Dig on flickr: pictures from Big Dig events across the country

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Big Dig Day 2014

150 gardens across 16 towns and cities took part in Big Dig Day on 22nd March. Watch this space for photos and reports from the day soon.

Alys Fowler lends her support to Big Dig Day 2014

We are delighted that renowned gardener Alys Fowler is again lending her support to Big Dig Day. Read what she has to say here.

Big Dig Day 2014

Gardens in 16 towns and cities have already registered to take part in the Big Dig Day on 22nd March. Read our press release here. With over a month to go we hope more will join. Click on our map above to find out which places are taking part and register your interest to volunteer on the day. 

Edible Gardens Open Day 2013

194 gardens across 20 towns and cities took part in Edible Gardens Open Day on 21st September 2013. Read some highlights from the day and see the photos.

Thousands of people take part in Big Dig Day 2013

280 gardens across the UK took part in the Big Dig Day in March 2013. Despite freezing conditions and rain and snow, over 2,000 volunteers took part and helped make their local community gardens grow. Read about some of the things that happened and see the photos from across the country. The day was supported by Alys Fowler. See what she has to say here