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.

Edible Gardens Open Day 2015

Saturday 19 September 2015

Our sixth Edible Gardens Open Day ran in Birmingham, London and Manchester, providing thousands of visitors the chance to explore their local hidden food gardens and to celebrate the season’s harvest.


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