Edible High Road, Saturday 18 May 2013

This May,  SE23 will be transformed into an Edible High Road  as part of the Chelsea Fringe garden festival.  50  Forest Hill and Honor Oak businesses have sponsored 70 fruit trees, including The Horniman Museum and Sainsbury's. Special Guests: We're very excited to announce that Celebrity Gardener Matthew Wilson will be cutting our ribbon!  He is Channel Four's 'Landscape Man' … Continue reading Edible High Road, Saturday 18 May 2013

Inaugural meeting of the Friends of Dacres Wood and Open Day

At a very successful open day at Dacres Wood in early September, over 30 people turned up to see the site and find out more about how they could help explore ways in which we can encourage greater access and use, whilst ensuring wildlife is protected.  At the meeting we were lucky enough that someone put … Continue reading Inaugural meeting of the Friends of Dacres Wood and Open Day

Forest Hill Society Bulb Planting

I am sure many of you have seen and apppreciate the vast improvements that have been made to the front of Forest Hill Society.  This has been all sue to the hard work and dedication of a number of volunteers.  If you fancy joining in, there will be another session on Sunday 30 October 2011 … Continue reading Forest Hill Society Bulb Planting

Dacres Wood Freecycle day

As hilighted in an earlier post, the Forest Hill Society will be holding their own Frecycle Day at Dacres Wood on Saturday 24 September 2011, 11am-3pm.  You will be able to swap unwanted items for something you need. Typical items include CDs, DVDs, small electrical items, bikes, lamps, plants, kitchenware, books, clothes and toys. For more … Continue reading Dacres Wood Freecycle day

Getting wet in Dacres Wood

The Nature's Gym volunteers spent a very wet but enjoyable few hours clearing up Dacres Wood last week.  Despite the rain, 10 hardy folk came along to help and managed to get a lot of work done.  They were clearing the site in advance of the site's open day planned by the Forest Hill Society … Continue reading Getting wet in Dacres Wood

Brightening up Forest Hill Station

The Forest Hill Society are planning to continue with their good work at Forest Hill Station this weekend.  They will  be digging out and planting up the spare patch on platform 1 on Sunday 7th August and then dig out and plant up the bases of the trees on London Road opposite the Horniman Museum.   They will there from … Continue reading Brightening up Forest Hill Station

Forest Hill Station Planting Day Saturday 16th April 2011

Nature's Gym and the Forest Hill Society work together to brighten up Forest Hill Station. On a very sunny Saturday morning, volunteers worked to dig out the raised brick planters outside Forest Hill Station. People from the Forest Hill Society, Nature's Gym and the Manager of Forest Hill Sation managed to dig out all the … Continue reading Forest Hill Station Planting Day Saturday 16th April 2011