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More Hither Green Lane Street Trees!

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Hither Green Open Gardens – 24 May

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Bellingham Bowls Club Open Evening

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Article from Lewisham Tree Charity ‘Street Trees for Living’ Autumn is a great time to remove deadwood as some trees will lose all of their leaves, exposing the branches and any issues that may exist. We want to share our checklist for making sure street trees are in good condition to withstand stormy weather prevalent …

Street Trees for Living: Newsletter July 2021Our extremely high street tree survival rate of 95% is something we are really proud of and we believe this is down to our rigorous and innovative tree care programme. Around 400 tree guardians make sure the new street trees are regularly watered during the first two years, which …

Volunteer in the Garden-  Saturday Mornings – 11am – 1pm. Coordinators: Annie  and Josie. Email: Volunteer@ourhithergreen.com The garden is the former entrance to the old Hither Green station. It is a  flower garden and community orchard,.  Local residents have been  gardening here for 10 years and the space has been redesigned over the last 3 …

If you have put in your street tree request for planting this coming winter, then now is good time to start thinking about what kind of street tree would grow well in your street and at the same time contribute to biodiversity in Lewisham. There are a number of important factors to consider and these …

Greening Hither Green Lane- New Street Trees.In the last two weeks, twelve shiny new street trees were planted in the lower section of HGL/Courthill Road. They were funded by NCil/Section 106 and by Hither Green Christmas trees bought by this community. They were supprted by Hither Green’s Councillors and the Lewisham Central Assembly coordinator. Finding …

Have you ever wondered what else might be sharing your outside side space?!  Then consider joining a new local Wildlife Group to hear ideas about how you identify creatures and mini beasts roaming your garden and local parks. Find out how you can encourage more wildlife into your garden or street!    Hither Green Wildlife …

Rachel Salter and several other local residents are asking local people to grow sunflowers in their front gardens this summer as a symbol of community solidarity and hope . If you have any spare seeds to share with the local community please let Rachel know ( she is searchable in the come hither green FB …

Hither Green Lane Street Trees. 10 new trees went in this winter funded by Section 106 developers fees awarded to Hither Green and supported by local people, businesses and councillors. It’s been a real community partnership between us and the Lewisham based Street Trees for Living Charity. At this very moment Lewisham’s Tree Officer is …

Sunday, 24 May 2020 We know from the Seed Swap that Hither Green has a lot of passionate gardeners! Theresa from the Verdant Lane Community Garden has kindly offered to coordinate this year’s event and she will be actively looking for more local private and community gardens to open to the public.She isn’t looking for …

Bellingham Bowls Club –Open EveningFriday 14 Feb from 5.30pm.Free game of indoor bowl+ dartsLicensed bar + fish supper available.183 Bellingham Road SE6 1EQ Quiz night 29th Feb7pm £3To book email: richard.morrison1970@yahoo.co.uk