Windmill Community Gardens (WCG) is a service wing of Millmead Children’s Centre and seeks to promote and develop a thriving Thanet, where adults, young people, families and their children, feel better about their community and their environment, resulting from working and learning together in varied outdoor activities.
WCG is a food growing project, learning centre and community garden, operating since 2004. WCG work with local people to build a stronger, healthier, more active community – activities are run for all ages and abilities and all are welcome to visit so please come along to find out more.
WCG has two sites which were transformed from derelict land. The Community Garden consists of a community growing space, accessible pathway, forest garden, poly tunnel, greenwood working area, compost toilet, kitchen and wildlife habitats.
The Market Garden is a chemical free food growing space, which supplies the weekly vegetable bag scheme and local restaurants.
Where are we located?
The Community Garden is situated at the corner of Dane Valley Road and College Road in Dane Valley, Margate, CT9 3RX
The Market Garden Site is situated at the end of St Peter's Footpath, just past Draper's Mill Primary School, Margate CT9 2SP
The offices are situated at Millmead Children's Centre, Dane Valley Road, Margate CT9 3RU