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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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Do you want to improve local spaces through green community engagement? There are only two weeks left to apply for an Our Space Award grant! The Our Space Award aims to help Londoners green their city through active community engagement and participation. It will support Londoners of all ages and backgrounds, communities and schools in improving community open …

Springbank Road Garden: Saturday 9 September  Time: 11- 1 (ish!)  Location Springbank Road , Hither Green SE13 6SS Josie is assembling troops to cut back and propagate in the garden ready for next May’s 10th anniversary s plant swap! And also to do battle with the brambles coming through the fence along the road! “There …

Local residents are getting together to make sure Verdant Lane lives up to its name The corner of Verdant Lane and Pasture Road is sorely neglected and on Saturday 9th September a group of neighbours will be showing it some love! Do go along and join them… they would welcome donations of any rooted cuttings, or spare …

Come on an Outfall Safari and help raise awareness about river pollution! Following our successful first year running the Riverfly monitoring scheme on the Ravensbourne Catchment, we’re offering you another opportunity to help identify pollution hotspots and raise public awareness around drainage misconnections that can harm our rivers. The waterways of the Ravensbourne, Quaggy and Pool …

Lee: the beautiful Italianate garden on Southbrook Road which featured in last summer’s ‘Show Me Your Garden show (Sky1) will be open to the public over the weekend of 11/12 June. Barbara and Marek Polanski open every year with proceeds donated to special charities. A great opportunity to see stunning design, topiary and evergreens. Entry: £3.50 with …

Manor Park  Users’ Group have announced their Annual General Meeting. Date: April 18 2017 Time: 7.30 Location: Community Room,  Park Cafe.  Minutes of the last meeting held on 11/1/17. Please have a think if you would be interested in standing for the post of Secretary. Contact MPUG Committee mpug80@yahoo.com

UPDATE: The GLA awarded Lewisham Council £18,000 of funding towards the replacement of Street Trees in the Borough- this represents an additional 75 trees. There are over 200 empty tree pits in Hither Green alone and largely due to the efforts of Justin Hannemann ( HitherGreentrees.com) we have been prioritised for an allocation of the …

Springbank Road Community garden volunteers have come up with a series of ideas which we hope will both improve the all year round appeal of the garden and get more keen gardeners to come along. Please feel free to critique, add your own ideas and email too. 1. New herbaceous border. We will be freeing …

Hi Folks, We are clearing litter and unwanted plants and scything the meadow on the Embankment on Saturday, 8th October. Come & help green Hither Green. Sturdy boots essential. (We do have some to lend). Over 18s only for safety reasons. All equipment provided. Meet 11.00am on the Station Concourse. Hope to see you there. …