Ruskin Crinkle Crankle Garden Club

A unique serpentine walled garden in Headington

The Ruskin College Crinkle Crankle Garden is a communal project to restore a Grade 2 listed walled garden, with Ruskin College and the surrounding Headington community working together to produce a beautiful, productive and sustainable garden. The Crinkle Crankle Club and College members can enjoy the quiet of the garden and, by helping with the varied seasonal activities, help in its maintenance and development and gain experience of gardening in an informal and friendly setting.


We need volunteers to manage the Garden and help with maintenance, if you are interested please go to Contact above. Ruskin students and residents of Headington: please email if you are interested in helping with the garden.


Remember refreshments are available at the Ruskin Crinkle Crankle Cafe.

Future Events

Date Event
21st May 2017 National Garden Scheme
4th April Garden AGM

We are in need of volunteers to help maintain this unique and lovely space. So if you are interested in gardening or would like to learn about gardening please get in touch with us, details are on the Contact page. There are some plots free for those who would like to produce their own produce, and of course all communal produce is shared.

Communal Work


The Garden needs constant maintenance for which we depend on our members and volunteers.

The Garden needs constant maintenance for which we depend on our members and volunteers. Some of our volunteers are so committed that they turn up on their wedding day. See here


For what currently needs attention follow this link.


For special working party details go here.


The next working party will be on:

26th March 2017 2pm-4-pm