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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

Nature’s Gym Programme April-June 2018

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
3 Rivers Clean Up in Manor Park 2017 Please find attached the new Nature’s Gym programme for April – June 2018. You will notice a couple of changes on this programme and more information…

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Hedgehog Discovery Day at Sydenham Hill Wood – Sunday 8 April

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
Hedgehog Discovery Day Join the London Wildlife at Sydenham Hill Wood for fun, family friendly activities and learn all about hedgehogs. Take home a clay hedgehog, tackle the footprint challenge, and see if you…

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The Horrifying Truth About Hedgehogs – Hedgehog numbers halved since millennium

The Horrifying Truth About Hedgehogs Hedgehog numbers halved since millennium Hedgehogs, Erinaceus europaeus, are a woodland edge species that also make use of hedgerows and suburban gardens. The State of Britain’s Hedgehogs 2018 report, from People’s Trust for Endangered Species and the British … Continue reading

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Free Events coming up at Forster Memorial Park

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
Events at Forester Memorial Park There’s lots happening at Forster park over the next few weeks, just in time for Spring and all the joy it brings. Come and get involved! Tales of WildWood A journey…

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Orchard and Grape Vine Pruning Workshop Event at Mountsfield Park Community Garden with James Hazlerigg-Kinlay – 1pm, 18th February 2018

Originally posted on mountsfieldpark:
Orchard and Grape Vine Pruning Workshop Event at Mountsfield Park Community Garden with James Hazlerigg-Kinlay  Book here for Eventbrite tickets – During this gardening skills training workshop local Forest School leader, garden designer and horticulturist James Hazlerigg-Kinlay will…

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Have you seen a Hedgehog?

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
The London Wildlife Trust writes…. London Wildlife Trust’s ‘Urban Urchins’ started in August 2017 and is aiming to map the distribution of London’s hedgehog population. This is being achieved through the use of footprint…

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Swifts & Enhancing Urban Biodiversity

Originally posted on Nature Conservation Lewisham:
An illustrated talk by Edward Mayer of Swift Conservation 22 February 2018, 19.00 to 21.00 Lewisham Council Chambers – Booking via Eventbrite This talk should be useful for planners, developers, architects, bird-watchers, nature lovers…

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