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About mountsfieldpark

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. https://www.facebook.com/Friendsofmountsfieldpark/ https://twitter.com/mountsfieldpark http://mountsfieldpark.wordpress.com

Bug Day at Sydenham Hill Wood – Thursday 27 July, 11am-2pm

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
Honey Bee on ragwort (©Daniel Greenwood) A family-friendly day to celebrate the amazing invertebrates that are so vital to our world Join the London Wildlife Trust for this family event to celebrate the weird and wonderful…

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Bat, Moth and Owl Prowl, Sydenham Hill Wood, Friday 7 July, 9pm-11pm

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
Pipistrelle bat © London Wildlife Trust Guided bat walk in Sydenham Hill Wood Meet at the Crescent Wood Road entrance. Join the London Wildlife Trust for a guided walk of Sydenham Hill Wood to discover bats,…

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New Nature’s Gym Programme, July-September 2017

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
Baxter’s Fields The new Nature’s Gym programme is now available!  There are a few new sites on there and a couple of favourites, so hopefully there is something for everyone. Please note that if…

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Friends of Brockley and Ladywell Cemeteries open day 9 July 2017

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
The Friends of Brockley and Ladywell Cemeteries (FoBLC) is this year celebrating the 10th anniversary of its formation.  Over the last few years FoBLC has held an Open Day within the cemetery to promote…

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Creekside Education Trust – looking for a new CET Coordinator

We are recruiting for a new CET Coordinator. After six years at Creekside Education Trust (and 11 years in the UK) I have come to the difficult decision to leave London and move back to South Africa to be closer to … Continue reading

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The beautiful Mullein moth caterpillar Shargacucullia verbasci found at Mountsfield Park community garden

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The beautiful Mullein moth caterpillar Shargacucullia verbasci found by one of our volunteers last Sunday at Mountsfield Park community garden

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A Curious Entomologist Training – Create a Bug Collection – techniques for the study, collection and identification of insects at Devonshre Road Nature Reserve SE23

How to be a curious entomologist by Richard Jones – Saturday 22nd July at Devonshire Road Nature Reserve. contact:  nick.pond@lewisham.gov.uk Insects are everywhere. They are so many, and so varied — fascinating, beautiful, mysterious, bizarre. Through their mind-boggling biodiversity they … Continue reading

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