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In the summer of 2007, at the end of a video tour of the Green Lanes Community Garden, I asked David, the chairman of the garden committee and one of the main gardeners involved in the project, how he felt when he stood and looked at the garden. He told me:
Proud I suppose, that's nice to see flowers as opposed to just a bit of field, and of course that was just a muddy field wasn't it, no one walked down into town across here, on a wet day.
Since its formation in 2005, the Green Lanes Community Garden project in Aylsham, Norfolk (UK) has transformed a piece of suburban wasteland into a ...