Mountsfield Park is the green heart of the community in Hither Green and Catford. It is used and loved by residents of all ages and backgrounds, and The Friends of Mountsfield Park was established to represent their wishes and needs. FOMP is committed to engaging with all sections of the community in order to celebrate and enjoy the Park, and membership is open to all. FOMP delivers events, manages the Community Garden project, and shares information and news. It also works with partners including Lewisham Council and Glendale to develop new facilities and opportunities. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
Tuesday 2 October 2018 – 7:30pm – 9:30pm A talk about the history of the Great North Wood and the industries that it supported. Join London Wildlife Trust at Deptford Folk’s ‘First Tuesday’ series for a talk about the historic wooded landscape that … Continue reading →
Sunday 23 September 2018 – 11:00am – 12:00pm Join London Wildlife Trust and the Fourth Reserve Conservation Trust for a guided tree walk around the recently-opened Buckthorne Cutting Nature Reserve in Crofton Park. Learn how to identify different tree species, how trees relate … Continue reading →
Trees for Cities write… Trees for Cities is working in partnership with the London Borough of Lewisham to re-establish an area of woodland on Crab Hill in Beckenham Place Park. The woodland will be planted carefully so it does not block … Continue reading →
The London Wildlife Trust writes… Join London Wildlife Trust at Sydenham Hill Wood for the first-ever Great North Wood Woodland Festival! The Festival of the Great North Wood will be a celebration of the Wood’s wildlife and history… Please come … Continue reading →
Due to illness Nature’s Gym on Thursday 26 July will now be at Ladywell Fields. There will be a wade and some bankside management work. The session on Saturday 28th July remains the same. Please pass the message on.
Greener City Fund Community Grants Applications are now open for round two of the Community Green Space Grants. Apply for a grant Do you want to create or improve a green space in your neighbourhood, and improve Londoners’ access to nature? … Continue reading →