2023 Action Scorecards

Action Scorecards 2023

Question: Has the council taken steps to support local food growing?

Question code
7.5
Section
Waste Reduction & Food
Topic
Local Food Growing
Source
Volunteer Research
Question weight
Low

Criteria

Criteria met if the council has proactively created more space for local food growing through providing funding, land, staff or other resources to support:
- community orchards
- schools to have growing spaces
- community or city farms or gardens, including edible fruit/veg/herbs patches in public spaces such as parks, rooftops or grass verges.

Clarifications

Allotment space is not included in this question as it is a statutory requirement for councils to provide allotments.

Question performance

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60 single tier councils

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121 single tier councils
CouncilScoreEvidence
Aberdeen City Council1/1aberdeencity.gov.uk
Aberdeenshire Council1/1aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Angus Council1/1murtontrust.org.uk
angus.gov.uk
Argyll and Bute Council1/1argyll-bute.gov.uk
Bath and North East Somerset Council1/1bathcityfarm.org.uk
Bedford Borough Council1/1bedford.gov.uk
Birmingham City Council1/1birmingham.gov.uk
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council1/1sirhowyhillwoodlands.co.uk
Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council1/1theboltonnews.co.uk
bolton.gov.uk
Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Borough Council1/1democracy.bcpcouncil.gov.uk
Bracknell Forest Council1/1bracknell-forest.gov.uk
facebook.com
Bradford Metropolitan District Council1/1sustainablefoodplaces.org
Brighton and Hove City Council1/1democracy.brighton-hove.gov.uk
Bristol City Council1/1bristol.gov.uk
Buckinghamshire Council1/1buckinghamshire.gov.uk
bucksfoodpartnership.org
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council1/1sustainablefoodplaces.org
mynewsdesk.com
theburydirectory.co.uk
Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council1/1calderdale.gov.uk
incredible-edible-todmorden.co.uk
Carmarthenshire County Council1/1cavs.org.uk
Cheshire East Council (Unitary)1/1congletonpartnership.co.uk
congletonpartnership.co.uk
Cheshire West and Chester Council1/1spacehive.com
Grozone
City of Edinburgh Council1/1edinburgh.gov.uk
Cornwall Council (Unitary)1/1cornwall.gov.uk
Coventry City Council1/1ehq-production-europe.s3.eu-west-1.amazonaws.com
Darlington Borough Council1/1darlington.gov.uk
Denbighshire County Council1/1denbighshire.gov.uk
Derby City Council1/1derby.gov.uk
Dorset Council1/1dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
bridport-tc.gov.uk
dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Dumfries and Galloway Council1/1scotsman.com
Dundee City Council1/1carboncopy.eco
Durham County Council1/1thenorthernecho.co.uk
fooddurham.net
durham.gov.uk
oasesnortheast.org.uk
oasesnortheast.org.uk
oasesnortheast.org.uk
East Ayrshire Council1/1blogs.glowscotland.org.uk
blogs.glowscotland.org.uk
thinglink.com
East Dunbartonshire Council1/1eastdunbarton.gov.uk
East Lothian Council1/1eastlothiancourier.com
Fife Council1/1sustainablecupar.org.uk
Flintshire County Council1/1flintshire.gov.uk
Glasgow City Council1/1glasgow.gov.uk
Gwynedd County Council1/1partneriaethogwen.cymru
Herefordshire Council1/1growinglocal.org.uk
Inverclyde Council1/1icfn.org.uk
Isle of Anglesey County Council1/1anglesey.gov.wales
Kingston-upon-Hull City Council1/1hullfoodpartnership.org.uk
Leeds City Council1/1leeds.gov.uk
Leicester City Council1/1sustainablefoodplaces.org
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham1/1growingcommunities.org
London Borough of Barnet1/1barnet.gov.uk
London Borough of Bexley1/1bexleyjsna.co.uk
London Borough of Brent1/1brent.gov.uk
London Borough of Camden1/1cindex.camden.gov.uk
cindex.camden.gov.uk
London Borough of Croydon1/1parkhillpark.org.uk
croydon.gov.uk
croydon.gov.uk
London Borough of Ealing1/1aroundealing.com
DIG
dosomethinggood.org.uk
London Borough of Enfield1/1enfield.gov.uk
London Borough of Hackney1/1hackney.gov.uk
London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham1/1lbhf.gov.uk
London Borough of Haringey1/1haringey.gov.uk
London Borough of Harrow1/1harrow.gov.uk
London Borough of Hounslow1/1hounslow.gov.uk
London Borough of Islington1/1actionforlocalfood.org.uk
London Borough of Lambeth1/1incredibleediblelambeth.org
London Borough of Lewisham1/1lewisham.gov.uk
wearelewisham.com
London Borough of Newham1/1local.gov.uk
London Borough of Redbridge1/1spacehive.com
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames1/1habitatsandheritage.org.uk
London Borough of Southwark1/1walworthgarden.org.uk
goodtogrowuk.org
London Borough of Sutton1/1e-voice.org.uk
Carshalton
ecolocal.org.uk
London Borough of Tower Hamlets1/1towerhamletshomes.org.uk
London Borough of Waltham Forest1/1cultivatewf.org
London Borough of Wandsworth1/1wandsworth.gov.uk
Luton Borough Council1/1luton.gov.uk
Manchester City Council1/1sowthecity.org
sowthecity.org
sowthecity.org
hubbub.org.uk
google.com
Medway Council1/1medway.gov.uk
Middlesbrough Borough Council1/1sustainablefoodplaces.org
sustainablefoodplaces.org
Midlothian Council1/1
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council1/1businessnewswales.com
North Ayrshire Council1/1north-ayrshire.gov.uk
North East Lincolnshire Council1/1nelincs.gov.uk
North Lanarkshire Council1/1northlanarkshire.gov.uk
North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council1/1my.northtyneside.gov.uk
voda.org.uk
Northumberland Council1/1northumberlandgazette.co.uk
Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council1/1getoldhamgrowing.wordpress.com
northern-roots.uk
Perth and Kinross Council1/1pkc.gov.uk
Plymouth City Council1/1plymouth.gov.uk
Portsmouth City Council1/1portsmouth.gov.uk
Reading Borough Council1/1lavenderplace.org.uk
re3.fccenvironment.co.uk
Redcar and Cleveland Council1/1redcar-cleveland.gov.uk
Renfrewshire Council1/1renfrewshire.gov.uk
Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council1/1rctcbc.moderngov.co.uk
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council1/1inyourarea.co.uk
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council1/1rotherham.gov.uk
Royal Borough of Greenwich1/1royalgreenwich.gov.uk
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea1/1rbkc.gov.uk
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead1/1rbwmtogether.rbwm.gov.uk
Salford City Council1/1onward.co.uk
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council1/1sandwell.gov.uk
stepway.org
Scottish Borders Council1/1scotborders.gov.uk
Sheffield City Council1/1sheffood.org.uk
heeleyfarm.org.uk
Shetland Islands Council1/1growshetland.co.uk
Shropshire Council - Unitary1/1shropshire.gov.uk
Slough Borough Council1/1slough.gov.uk
Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council1/1solihull.gov.uk
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council1/1southend.gov.uk
South Gloucestershire Council1/1edocs.southglos.gov.uk
oneplanetmatters.com
sites.southglos.gov.uk
South Lanarkshire Council1/1southlanarkshireview.scot
South Tyneside Council1/1southtyneside.gov.uk
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council1/1stockport.gov.uk
stockport.gov.uk
Stoke-on-Trent City Council1/1stoke.gov.uk
stoke.gov.uk
Sunderland City Council1/1seeitdoitsunderland.co.uk
Swansea City Council1/1businesswales.gov.wales
Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council1/1operationfarm.org.uk
The Highland Council1/1highland.gov.uk
The Moray Council1/1moray.gov.uk
Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council1/1wcld.co.uk
Warrington Borough Council1/1warrington.gov.uk
West Berkshire Council1/1westberks.gov.uk
West Dunbartonshire Council1/1theleamyfoundation.com
West Lothian Council1/1westlothian.gov.uk
scottishhousingnews.com
Westminster City Council1/1google.com
West Northamptonshire Council1/1sustainablefoodplaces.org
goodfoodwnorthants.org
Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council1/1local.gov.uk
Wiltshire Council1/1apps.wiltshire.gov.uk
kingdomofsticks.com
Wirral Council1/1wirralglobe.co.uk
una.city
Wokingham Borough Council1/1wokingham.co.uk
wokingham.today
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council0/1
Blackpool Borough Council0/1
Bridgend County Borough Council0/1
Caerphilly County Borough Council0/1
Cardiff Council0/1
Central Bedfordshire Council0/1
Ceredigion County Council0/1
City of London0/1
City of York Council0/1
Clackmannanshire Council0/1
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar0/1
Conwy County Borough Council0/1
Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
East Renfrewshire Council0/1
East Riding of Yorkshire Council0/1
Falkirk Council0/1
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Halton Borough Council0/1
Hartlepool Borough Council0/1
Isle of Wight Council0/1
Kirklees Council0/1
Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Liverpool City Council0/1
London Borough of Bromley0/1
London Borough of Havering0/1
London Borough of Hillingdon0/1
London Borough of Merton0/1
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council0/1
Milton Keynes0/1
Monmouthshire County Council0/1
Newcastle-upon-Tyne City Council0/1
Newport City Council0/1
North Lincolnshire Council0/1
North Northamptonshire Council0/1
North Somerset Council0/1
Nottingham City Council0/1
Orkney Islands Council0/1
Pembrokeshire County Council0/1
Peterborough City Council0/1
Powys County Council0/1
Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames0/1
Rutland County Council0/1
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Southampton City Council0/1
South Ayrshire Council0/1
St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Stirling Council0/1
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council0/1
Swindon Borough Council0/1
Telford & Wrekin Council0/1
Thurrock Council0/1
Torbay Council0/1
Torfaen County Borough Council0/1
Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council0/1
Vale of Glamorgan Council0/1
Wakefield Metropolitan District Council0/1
Wolverhampton City Council0/1
Wrexham County Borough Council0/1