Gardening Against the Odds – Green Health Live.

24th Sept 2018

The Conservation Foundation’s Gardening Against The Odds programme continued with Green Health Live, a one-day conference which took place at Lambeth Palace on 2 October.

The conference, which we organised with the Guild of Health and St Raphael and the Church Times, was open to anyone interested in the links between health, gardening and the environment. The day included the presentation of the Green Health Awards, which celebrate the efforts made by churches to use gardens and churchyards for well-being.

Overall winner of the Green Health Award for 2018 – St Paul’s Church Camden Square

Winner of the Allchurches Trust Community Nurture Award – Wharton and Cleggs Lance Church, Salford

Winner of the The Mind and Soul Foundation Growing Calm Award – St John’s Meadow Garden, Upper Norwood