Sacred trees

https://uk.lush.com/article/spiritual-connection-nature

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Communities to have a greater say in protecting trees

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Communities to have a greater say in protecting trees, Government consultation for better protection of UK trees. Deadline 28 Feb 2019
https://consult.defra.gov.uk/forestry/protecting-trees-and-woodlands/

Communities objecting to tree felling Sheffield residents objecting to street tree felling

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Lewisham top London borough for its parks and green spaces service – Good Parks For London 2018

Well done Lewisham Council, Glendale and the Lewisham parks group volunteers for maintaining and improving our parks and green spaces in 2018!
https://glhearn-publications.cld.bz/Good-Parks-for-London-2018

Lewisham is the top borough for its parks and green spaces service in  ‘Good Parks for London 2018′
The London borough parks services were assessed by the Parks for London charity for  ‘Good Parks For London 2018‘ .  The scores above are for the following performance criteria:
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We need to bring back wildwoods!

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Deadline for Lewisham’s Parks and Open Spaces Online Consultation Sunday 28th October 2018

Please complete the Lewisham’s Parks and Open Spaces Online Consultation – Deadline Sunday 28th October 2018
https://consultation.lewisham.gov.uk/environment/newparks/

Your views and opinions are important as they will help the Council to make the right decisions.

Lewisham Council will use the information from this survey to influence the Council’s new Local Plan and Parks & Open Spaces Strategy.

Current parks and open spaces strategy:

Lewisham parks and open spaces strategy 2012 -2017

Lewisham parks and open spaces study 2010

Lewisham parks and open spaces maintenance specification

Lewisham parks and open spaces budget breakdown 2014

Appendix 75_2018 The Cleansing of Parks and Green Spaces spec

Appendix 76 Key Performance Indicators

A plan of your local Lewisham park is available from greenscene@lewisham.gov.uk
Each plan shows areas of trees, grass, and might include ornamental planting, shrubs, meadow etc.

For more information about the parks and open spaces study and strategy email: nick.pond@lewisham.gov.uk

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Have Your Say – A New Strategy for Lewisham’s Parks and Open Spaces 2018

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Lewisham Council wants to ensure the borough's parks and open spaces meet the needs of Lewisham residents now and in the future. This survey is seeking your views on what the key priorities should be. Why We Are Consulting? Your views and opinions are important as they will help the Council to make the right decisions. We will use the information we gather through this survey and other public engagement activities to influence the Council's new Local Plan and Parks & Open Spaces Strategy. Our intention is to consult on a draft Parks and Open Spaces Strategy in late 2018/early 2019. Once the consultation is completed the Strategy will presented to the appropriate committee for formal endorsement.

“Lewisham Council wants to ensure the borough’s parks and open spaces meet the needs of Lewisham residents now and in the future. This survey is seeking your views on what the key priorities should be.

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Tile making session at Frendsbury Gardens – 11.30am-2pm

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Image may contain: 2 people, people sitting, table, tree, outdoor, food and indoor Tile making at Frensbury Gardens ©Nadine Hibbert – Friends of Frendsbury Gardens

Join the artist and architect involved in the new building at Frendsbury Gardens this weekend and make your own tiles! No artistic skill of previous experience is necessary. The tiles will be used to cover the roof of the new building which has been designed and the build has just started!

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