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Pendrell Party


Yesterday, the garden hosted the Pendrell House 20th Anniversary Party, a bunting, balloons and BBQ affair.  The youngest party-goers were entertained by Punch & Judy while thirsty elders did their best to drink 'Mark's Bar' dry.  Spicy burgers were served, followed by big chocolatey slices of celebration cake.  What fun!










Lease – documents signed!





We have finally received the new garden lease documents and trustees, in turn and as shown here, have signed them in the garden office.  They are now on their way back to Camden council for the P1060782P1060784Mayoral signature and stamp.  Following this, the new 20 year Phoenix Garden lease will be in place. Hooray!

P1060788You may be thinking, that after the many years invested in getting to this moment, we could have planned for a rather more picturesque setting for the occasion.  Not to worry though, no doubt we'll all be getting very picturesque at the celebration party - as our gardener says, planning ahead, "I'm going to get very, very drunk!"

The 5th Phoenix Garden Agricultural Show & St Giles Fayre – Sat 6th September – 12 – 6pm



The 5th Phoenix Garden Agricultural Show & St Giles Fayre will be held on Saturday 6th September.  The show is open from 12 – 6pm.
Attractions this year are:
Rare breed farm animals from Millers Ark Farm
Traditional Punch & Judy with Geoff Felix
London Pride Morris Dancers
Crystal Palace Brass Band
St Giles-in-the-Fields Choir
Hand Bell Ringers of Great Britain's handbell display team
This year’s show market will have stalls from:
Neal’s Yard Dairy
West London Beekeepers – honey and beeswax products
Carshalton Lavender – London grown lavender products
Just Be Natural – Essential Oils and skincare products
Soho Housing Association Hook-a-Duck
InMidTown Green Roof Project
St. Giles Bellringers
St. Giles-in-the-Fields Church
Buddha On A Bicycle
Federation of City Farms
Cordwainer’s Garden
BoPeep Kids – soft toys
Bluejam Cakes – celebration cakes, chocolate, savoury pastries, quiches
Funny Face Face Painting
Community Stall
Phoenix Garden Raffle
We look forward to seeing you on the day!