East End jam

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East End jam was inspired by an unexpectedly fruitful walk around Stratford (east London) in July 2014. On the ordinary light industrial and residential streets of the city I found plums, elderberries, sloes,… Continue reading

Lewisham Unitarians Jam Weekend! 28/29th September 2019

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As September came to an end, East End Jam was honoured to be invited to carry out a workshop at the Lewisham Unitarian meeting house. This event brought together foraging, jam making, belief,… Continue reading

SPARC Symposium Workshop – September 2019

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From Thursday 12th to Saturday 14th September, we were invited to jam it up at the SPARC symposium! The symposium focused on ecological thinking and land music through a variety of forms; from… Continue reading

Folkestone Jam Sunday 15th September

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We travelled to Folkestone on Sunday 15th September to lead a foraging walk and jam making workshop in collaboration with Custom Folkestone, led by artist/chef Cherry Truluck. It was a beautiful day –… Continue reading

Wilton Way Workshop – 20th August

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On a sunny Tuesday in August, East End Jam conducted a workshop for the local community of the Wilton Way Estate. We were joined by young people and adults alike, all brimming with… Continue reading

Coming Next! Wilton Estate Family Jam – Tuesday 20th August.

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Would you like to learn how to make jam, chutney and jelly from the fruit in Wilton Way community garden and surrounding area?Come to the free family East End Jam workshop! We will… Continue reading

Foraging and Jamming E15

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On Saturday 10th August I lead a foraging walk around Stratford High Street. We met on the Greenway and walked south a little way along it – gathering apples and elderberry, before turning… Continue reading

Stratford Workshop – Saturday 10th August

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Are you interested in exploring the edible plant life available in your local area? Do you want to know how you can transform those edibles into lovely jams with like minded people? Then… Continue reading

Lewisham Unitarian Meeting House – 15th July 2019

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On Monday 15th, East End Jam prepared for an upcoming workshop by exploring the local area of Catford. Alongside Reverend Claire Macdonald, the meeting houses’ minister, we explored Catford and the bountiful fruits… Continue reading

Wilton Way Street Party – June 8th 2019

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On Saturday 8th June the community of the Wilton Way estate came together to create a street party. We were lucky enough to be invited on this beautiful day to share in the… Continue reading

Jamboree at QEOP October 24th

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This year’s Harvest Stomp was sadly cancelled due to high winds 😦 but we took part in the Family Half Term fun day on the Olympic Park instead. It was a beautiful sunny… Continue reading