The Big Dig is all about getting people involved in their local community garden.

We hold national events to promote edible gardens and encourage people to volunteer.

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The Big Dig day
Saturday 16 April 2016

Volunteer for a day of good work and good food to help local gardens get ready for the growing season. Browse the city maps to find a garden near you looking for volunteers.

Community gardens can register for their local Big Dig 2016 by visiting a Big Dig city - simply click on the 'Join' button in the top right corner to sign up.

Want to find out more? Get in touch with us at thebigdig@sustainweb.org

The Big Dig Cities

The Big Dig

The Big Dig is a nationwide project which aims to get more people involved in community food-growing. The Big Dig is a project of Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming.

The Big Dig
C/o Sustain
Development House
56 - 64 Leonard Street
London
EC2A 4LT