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Explore River Quaggy 21st January

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Have you considered keeping chickens?

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Hither Green Wildlife Blog – Suggestions please

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Hither Green has wonderful green spaces with rivers, hills, trees and meadows- but many children can’t tell an oak tree from a birch, crucially few children spend as much time outdoors as their parents did as children. Go out and explore this summer-There is easy river wading  in Manor Park, spend a Sunday discovering the underground Ice House in Manor House Gardens and tumbling down …

3 Rivers Clean Up,explore Lewisham’s rivers this summer! Free, fun, family-friendly activities,  taking place from Saturday 20 June  – Saturday 11 July It’s a great chance to get involved and get to know your local river. Lewisham Events Sun 21st June 11-1pm  Chinbrook Meadows clean up, with FO Chinbrook Meadows, Lewisham Tue 23rd June 11-2pm  Cornmill Gardens clean up, …

Credit:Hedgehog Photo We have hedgehogs in Hither Green- a legacy of having so much green space, lots of family gardens and of course the river. We’ve been asked by The RHS to write a piece about encouraging hedgehogs at home and here it is!. The Hither Green Railway embankment is not public space- while it …

Hello! We hope you’ve had great fun growing your sunflowers! Have you started planting yours out yet? Have the snails have left them alone?! This Saturday, We are having a mass planting of sunflowers in one of the community flower beds at Manor House Gardens. We’ll be working with the fantastic Friends Group.  So please grab …