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Hither Green Station- The 2019 Embankment Clean Up

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New: Memorial Plaque to be unveiled at HG Station

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Say thanks for the Meadow – Vote for Grow Wild!

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Passengers travelling through London Bridge advised to plan for nine-day closure of lines through Hither Green this summer The Sidcup, Grove Park and Bromley North lines through Hither Green will be closed for nine days from Saturday 25 July to Sunday 2 August 2020 while Network Rail completes critical signalling upgrades in the area. Services …

Saturday 9th. February From 11am – 2pm Meet: Staplehurst Rd entrance OR Platform 1 entrance on Springbank Road Hither Green Community Association and FUSS at Hither Green are organising a mighty clean up and cut back of the station embankments. Lots of volunteers with various energy levels required! – A quiet litter pick for 20 …

Monday 5 November marks 51 years since the rail crash at Hither Green Station which killed 49 people and injured over 70. Last year, we worked with fellow community groups plus Southwark Diocese, local clergy and Lewisham Council to arrange two services to mark the anniversary and many of the survivors and the families of …

Good News! The Grow Wild Campaign which largely funded the colourful new Hither Green Station Meadow are now finalists in the 2016 National Lottery Awards! Vote for Grow Wild in the National Lottery Awards 2016! As members of this inspiring national project network, our hard work, passion and sheer persistence have been a major part of …

Remember last year when we all got excited about Hither Green Station being awarded a share of the national Access for All Station improvement programme? Hither Green Station was to get shiny new lifts and cross walks, perhaps a redesign of the existing (but overly steep) platform ramps. Then it all went quiet. A year on …

Hither Green Station Meadow – Community Sowing Day Date: Saturday 14 November. Time: Drop in any time from 8am -4pm. (Most volunteers will be there from 11- 2pm. Fuss at Hither Green and the Hither Green Community Association are working with local residents and Streetscape landscape designers to turn the Fernbrook embankment at the station entrance into …

The Hither Green Community Association is committed to improving the environment around the train station. To that end we are working with the Woodland Trust to plant tree and shrub saplings on both Springbank and Fernbrook Road embankments. Date: Saturday 7 March Time: 11am- 2pm Location: Meet Platform 1 entrance to Hither Green Station, on Springbank Road SE13 6SS. We will be planting saplings, clearing bramble and making new loggeries to encourage more hedgehogs to colonise the embankment. Lunch, safety boots, and equipment will be provided. Clothing: Jeans/ thick trousers, long sleeves and layers! Sorry, over 18s only please.

The Make a Meadow project continues! Help Volunteers plant 1000 natural English Bluebells Date: Saturday 21 February Time 11- 1pm Location: Hither Green Station, Staplehurst Road entrance SE13 5ND Volunteers will be working on a slight slope. Full project and safety briefing will be given. Boots, gloves and safety gear provided. Long sleeves, layers, light …

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first session of three to transform the area in front of Hither Green Station. We are working with FUSS at Hither Green, Lewisham Friends of the Earth and the Nature Triangle Group  to prepare the land to sow a wildflower meadow.  Next session Saturday 15 November 2014 …

Make a Meadow is a new project from the Hither Green  Community Association, FUSS and the HG Nature Triangle team, it will transform the Staplehurst Road entrance to Hither Green  Station. The hope is to encourage  local wildlife including bees and butterflies. We are putting together a team to carry  out the project. Sign up here to be added to …