Ladywood garden revamp

The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham has received funding from the Heart of England Community Foundation to upgrade and re-establish a community garden at the Ladywood Community Centre. There are already a few raised beds and a hot composting bin on site (see images). We have bought some tools, a storage box and another raised … Continue reading Ladywood garden revamp


Ladywood café – Marie

“It’s absolutely fantastic to come here. It’s so welcoming.” Marie Marie has volunteered at our Ladywood Café for around a year after being welcomed in whilst passing through the Ladywood Community Centre. She has no dependants or ties and offered her help with the boutique. She says, running the cafe and cooking food for the … Continue reading Ladywood café – Marie

Ladywood café – Irina

Irina (not the lady’s real name as she wants to stay anonymous) has been coming to The Real Junk Food Project Birmingham Ladywood Café for almost a year. She moved to Birmingham early last year and struggled for food as she didn’t have enough money to buy what she needed. Someone told her to go … Continue reading Ladywood café – Irina