Seed Swaps Events 2022

This year we have introduced this dedicated space to support local seed swap events. Take a look below for where and when you can find and swap seeds in your area. We will keep event listings live and up to date, so if you need to let us know about your event, please get in touch! 

Scotland

Transition Black Isle
Location TBC A series of seed swaps around the Black Isle
See www.transitionblackisle.org for more information.

Saturday 12th March
Community Seed Swap
Venue tbc, Lochgilphead/Mid Argyll area
11am – 3pm. Admission Free
For more information sallywilkin@cooptel.net

North West

Sunday 6th March
Ordsall Hall Seed Swap
322 Ordsall Lane, Salford, M5 3AN
1pm – 3.30pm. Admission Free

North East

Saturday 14th May
Transition Tynedale Plant and Seed Swap
Hexham Farmers Market, Hexham Market Place, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1XQ
9am - 1.30pm. Admission Free

Saturday 21st May
South Tyne Sustainability Seed Swap
Haltwhistle Plant Festival, Haltwhistle Leisure Centre, Greencroft, Haltwhistle, Northumberland, NE49 9 DW
9.30am - 3.30pm
Admission £1

Wales

Saturday 19th February
Monmouth Seed Swap
The Bridges Centre, Monmouth, NP25 5AS
10am – 12pm

Sunday 20th February
Abergavenny Seedy Sunday
Abergavenny Community Centre, Park Street, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 5YB
11am - 3pm. Admission Free

Saturday 26th February
Canton Community Gardens Seed Swap
Chapter Arts Centre, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QE.  
11am -1pm. Admission Free

Midlands

Transition Town Rugby Sustainable Saturdays
Throughout March and April, dates tbc
St Andrews Church, Church Street, Rugby, CV21 3PT
For more information https://www.transitiontownrugby.org/ or https://www.facebook.com/transitiontownrugby 

Saturday 5th February
Hereford Seed Swap & Potato Day
The Courtyard Theatre, Edgar Street, Hereford, HR4 8JR
10am – 2pm. Admission Free
For more information contact Keith Arrowsmith email: shed@swapseeds.org.uk phone 07880730880. Facebook: Seed Swap Herefordshire

Saturday 19th February
Seedy Saturday
Serpentine Community Garden, Burlington Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9AR
10am - 12.30pm. Admission Free
For more information www.serpentinecommunitygarden.org

Saturday 26th February
Henley-on-Thames Seed Swap & Gardeners' Get-Together
Henley Town Hall, Market Place, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2AQ
10am – 12pm
For more information email davemcewen@btinternet.com

Saturday 23rd April
Malvern Seed and Plant Swap 
The Lyttleton Well Rooms, Church Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 2AY
10am - 3pm
For more information tel. Caroll 07812153872

South West

Saturday 29th January
Bridport Seed Swap
Bridport Community Shed, Mountfield Workshop, (Nr Bedford Place), Bridport
10am – 12pm. Admission Free
For more information Facebook Bridport Seed Swap, @bridportseedswap

Sunday 13th February 
Foxhole Community Garden 7th Annual Seed Swap
Foxhole Comminity Garden, Dartington Estate, TQ9 5EA
10am – 1pm
For more information www.foxholecommunitygarden.org.uk

Sunday 13th February 
Bristol Seed Swap
Trinity Centre, Trinity Rd, St Jude's, Bristol, BS2 0NW
12pm – 4pm. Admission Free
Speaker programme includes: Seed Stories from "Eating to Extinction": Dan Saladino in conversation with Alys Fowler and Barny Haughton.

For more information email bristolseedswap@gmail.com or www.bristolseedswap.com
Twitter @SeedSwapBristol, Instagram @BristolSeedSwap

Sunday 13th February
Community RiseUp presents MidWest Cornwall & Environs 3rd Annual Seed swap  
Venue  TBA
For more information https://m.facebook.com/riseupkernow/
https://c-riseup.blogspot.com/

Sunday 13th February (provisional date)
Glastonbury Seed Swap
Provisional date; location to be confirmed
For more information https://www.facebook.com/glastonburyseedswap 

Saturday 19th February
Shaftesbury Seed Fair
Town Hall, High Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 9LY
9am – 1pm. Admission Free
For more information https://www.beansandherbs.co.uk/shows-events/

Saturday 19th February 
Sustainable Devizes Seed Swap
St Andrews Church, Long Street, Devizes, SN10 1NJ 
10am - 12.00 No charge for entry. We ask for donations to cover costs.
Refreshments will be available
For more information https://www.sustainabledevizes.org.uk

Saturday 12th March
Seedy Saturday (NE Somerset)
Timsbury Conygre Hall, nr Bath, BA2 OJQ
10am - 2pm Admission £1 adults, Under 16s Free
For more information seedswap@getseedy.co.uk, www.seedysaturday.org.uk, Facebook: @GetSeedy

Saturday 12th March
Get Seedy! Seedy Saturday Seed Swap, Potato Day and Green Fayre
Timsbury Conygre Hall, North Rd, Timsbury, Bath, BA2 0JQ
10am – 2pm
seedswap@getseedy.co.uk

Saturday 26th March
Share, Grow, Eat!
Boniface Centre, Church Lane, Crediton, EX17 2AH
11am – 2pm. Admission Free
For more information https://sustainablecrediton.org.uk/ also https://www.facebook.com/groups/sustainablecrediton/

Saturday 23rd April
West Somerset LETS Group Annual Seed and Plant Swap.
Alcombe Methodist Hall, Lower Meadow Rd, Alcombe, Minehead, TA24 6AN
10am - 1pm. Nominal admission fee

South East

Saturday 5th February
Seedy Saturday Lewes 
Lewes Town hall, High St, Lewes BN7 2QS
10.30am - 3.30 pm. Admission (adults) £1 
For more information http://www.commoncause.org.uk/seedy-saturday

Sunday 6th February
Seedy Sunday Brighton
The Open Market, Marshalls Row, Brighton, BN1 4JU
For more information seedysunday.org.uk, or Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @seedysundaybton

Saturday 12th February
14th Bletchley Seed Swap
Freeman Memorial Methodist Church, Buckingham Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK3 5HH
10am – 2pm. Admission £1
For more information http://bletchleygardenclub.org/events/

Sunday 27th February
Surrey Seed Swap
Zero, 14-16 Friary Street, Guildford, GU1 4EH
11am – 3pm. 

Saturday 19th March
Transition Town Worthing Seed Swap, Sow and Grow Fair 
Freedom Works covered car park (opposite the Assembly Hall), Stoke Abbott Road, Worthing, BN11 1HJ 
10am-1pm

London (South East)

Sunday 6th March

GreenFriends UK seed swap
Amrita Hall, 112 Fair Acres, Bromley, BR2 9YG (if driving use the postcode BR2 9UN)
11am - 3pm Admission Free
For more information or to book a stall, contact Yvonne Linton on 07894153510 or tinsel.linton@hotmail.co.uk

 

Greater London

Sunday 6th March

Incredible Edible Barnet seed swap
New Ground, 5b Union St, High Barnet, EN5 4HY
2pm - 4pm. Admission Free
For more information ie.barnet@yahoo.co.uk or https://www.facebook.com/IncredibleEdibleBarnet

Sunday 27th March
Seedy Sunday 
Kingston Environment Centre, Fountain Roundabout, 1 Kingston Road, New Malden, KT3 3PE 
11am - 4pm