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      Growing Underground urban farm tour in London

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      January 18, 2020

      Saturday   5:00 PM (on various days)

      1a Carpenter's Place
      London, Greater London

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      Growing Underground urban farm tour

      FEELING CURIOUS? Ever wondered what’s going on beneath your feet under the streets of London? Well now is your chance to enter another world by visiting Growing Underground. This urban farm is situated 33 meters underneath the streets of Clapham, London in a World War II air raid shelter. Due to high demand we are continuing our tours, taking you to the depths of the world’s first underground farm! Forget what you think a farm looks like and get ready to follow the pink glow... • Explore the famous ‘pink’ futuristic farm • Discover the fascinating history of the tunnels, how the farm came to be and it’s future role in a sustainable world • Take home the freshest micro herb salad in town, picked straight off the farm. (This is not just any old salad these beauties will knock your taste buds into check with the added bonus of zero food miles!) Will you join us down the rabbit hole? Avoid disappointment and book now for yourself or that curious someone! Tours are led by a qualified team leader and are 75 minutes. For tours with a founder, please see our other event 'Growing Underground Urban Farm Tour with the Founders'. This package ends on 26/03/2019. Please contact us directly if you would like a tour with the founders after this date.  For larger groups, acedemic or private tours, please contact us on Important information:Age restrictions: Children under 14 years of age are not permitted onto the tours due to health and safety restrictions. Clothing: Visitors must wear flat sturdy shoes. Guests wearing open toe sandals, shoes or high-heels will be refused entry due to health and safety requirement. Any jewellery and watches will need to be taken off before entering the farm. Terms and Conditions: Terms & conditions for each tour, including arrival instructions, health and safety requirements and ticketing information, will be sent via email with your tickets. Concessions: Senior citizens (60+), students (with valid student ID card), disabled.Entry: Each member of your group must bring a photographic proof of ID along with their ticket to be permitted entry. This is for security reasons. Access: There is no step-free access into the main building. There is a lift to the farm but unfortunately it is not wheelchair accessible due to the constrictions of the site. The tours all comprise of walking, steps and may involve long stairwells (of up to 180 steps), low lighting and uneven floors underfoot. FAQs Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Age restrictions: Children under 14 years of age are not permitted onto the tours due to health and safety restrictions. Each member of your group must bring a photographic proof of ID along with their ticket to be permitted entry. What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event? There is no parking on site. Closest stations: Clapham Common (Northern Line), Clapham North (Northern Line), Clapham High Street (Overground Line) What can I bring into the event? A small bag, food is not allowed. We are a nut free site. How can I contact the organiser with any questions? You can contact us at What's the refund policy? You can cancel up to seven days before the event. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? You either need a printed ticket or a phone/tablet with the PDF ticket for scanning. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? The tickets are non-transferrable. ID must be brought to allow you on site. Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends? No.  

      Categories: Science

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