Great North Wood Walk – Saturday 15 August 2015 – 12pm – 4pm

A walk of 4 green miles through the remnants of the Great North Wood This is the annual Great North Wood walk in partnership with London Wildlife Trust, the Friends of One Tree Hill, The Horniman Gardens and The Conservation Volunteers. The walk will begin at One Tree Hill, passing over the hill down to … Continue reading Great North Wood Walk – Saturday 15 August 2015 – 12pm – 4pm

LEWISHAM NATURE WALKS Sunday 9 August meet – 2pm Ladywell station

For the next walk on Sunday 9 August, we will be following the river Ravensbourne from Ladywell to its confluence with the Thames at the mouth of Deptford Creek. The walk will go via the Riverdale Sculpture Park (a little-known green space on Molesworth Street), Cornmill Gardens (by the Glass Mill leisure centre), the wonderful … Continue reading LEWISHAM NATURE WALKS Sunday 9 August meet – 2pm Ladywell station

Bug Day at Sydenham Hill Wood – Thursday 13 August 2015 – 11am – 3pm

A family-friendly day to celebrate the amazing invertebrates that are so vital to our world Join the London Wildlife Trust to celebrate the weird and wonderful insects that are so important to Sydenham Hill Wood and the ecosystems we depend on for survival. We'll be leading pond dipping sessions to discover the wild world underneath … Continue reading Bug Day at Sydenham Hill Wood – Thursday 13 August 2015 – 11am – 3pm

The story of Ladywell Naiad

Earlier this month, the Story of the Ladywell Naiad was told over two nights, once in Manor Park and once in Ladywell Fields.  Story teller Richard Neville delighted crowds with humorous tales while London Bubble Theatre  provided music and fun activities. Follow #whatlivesinlewisham on Twitter and Instagram and find our hat lives in our Parks and … Continue reading The story of Ladywell Naiad

Butterfly Walk Sunday 12 July 2015

July is a busy month for wildlife in London with stag beetles on the wing, kestrels fledging and swifts readying for their return to Africa. LWT has a lot of events coming up, so of which are (almost) in our Borough! Friday 3rd July, 21:00: it’s time for the annual bat, moth and owl prowl … Continue reading Butterfly Walk Sunday 12 July 2015

Spoken word theatre and story telling in Ladywell Fields

As part of this years 3RiversCleanUp London Bubble will be providing some entertainment through spoken word theatre and story telling.  Following on from the successful event in Manor Park, they will again be taking you on an adventure through Ladywell Fields on 8 July 2015. Hear about the Ladywell Naiad and other tales based on the … Continue reading Spoken word theatre and story telling in Ladywell Fields

Bat, moth and owl prowl – Friday 3 July 2015

  July is a busy month for wildlife in London with stag beetles on the wing, kestrels fledging and swifts readying for their return to Africa. LWT has a lot of events coming up, so of which are (almost) in our Borough! Friday 3rd July, 21:00: it’s time for the annual bat, moth and owl … Continue reading Bat, moth and owl prowl – Friday 3 July 2015

Dacres Wood AGM & Pond Dipping – Saturday 27th June

You are invited to Friends of Dacres Wood Nature Reserve AGM on Saturday 27th June at 12pm-1pm. Please come along if you wish to be involved in your local Nature Reserve.  We are also seeking new members for the committee and the current Chair and Treasurer will be stepping down.  If you would like to … Continue reading Dacres Wood AGM & Pond Dipping – Saturday 27th June

Wildlife walk – Sunday 14 June -2pm

Wildlife walk - Sunday 14 June   Meet outside Sydenham station (on the Station Approach side) at 2pm. The guided walk will go through Sydenham Wells Park and then go on to explore the Hillcrest Estate Woodland and the Dulwich and Sydenham Hill woods. We'll see a lake and a nature reserve, both ends of a disused … Continue reading Wildlife walk – Sunday 14 June -2pm