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Cable Street Community Gardens

Cable Street Community Gardens
(Photo: Candy Blackham)

The Garden

This award-winning organic garden, created in the 1970s on reclaimed derelict land, is a vibrant and well-established oasis of tranquillity in the heart of an historic inner-city area. Cable Street Community Gardens reflects the diversity of the borough, with more than 50 families tending plots. The garden attracts lots of wildlife with several small ponds and a traditional British hedgerow. It also features raised planters for elderly gardeners and those with limited mobility and serves as an important community hub. Children are very welcome.

Visitor Information

Open
Sunday 11:00–16:00
Activities
Light refreshments. Homemade produce. Craft stalls. Children’s activities.
Entrance
Hardinge Street
Nearest postcode: E1 0EL
Bus
100
Station
Shadwell (no DLR service 11-12/06/2022)
Cycle hire station
Albert Gardens (Map)
Toilets
Toilet on site
Access
Some narrow paths. Main entrance and roadway easily accessible.
Dogs
Dogs on leads

Getting here

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