Hither Green Triangle Workday

    The Nature's Gym volunteers along with the Friends of Hither Green Triangle spent a very busy few hours in the nature reserve last weekend.  A lot of time was spent on clearing the rubbish that had been thrown in to the site from platforms 4 and 5.  The rubbish from platform 4 was … Continue reading Hither Green Triangle Workday

Hither Green Station: Community Meadow Sowing Day

HGCA & Fuss at Hither Green say; Hello! You may have seen the ground works being carried out at the train station last week in preparation for seed sowing. We're super excited to invite Hither Greeners to join us for the Community Seed Sowing Day THIS Saturday 14 November! Streetscape are our Chelsea award-winning landscape designers and will be leading the session. Drop in any time between 8- 4pm, rain or shine. We provide safety footwear and hi-vis gear. Over … Continue reading Hither Green Station: Community Meadow Sowing Day

HGCA’s open meeting & AGM – Wednesday 10 October

NEW Committee Members needed! HGCA's next meeting will be held at Hither Green Baptist Church, Theodore Rd/Radford Rd, SE13. Map on Wednesday 10 October, 7.30pm-9pm. Come along to hear local community news and put your suggestions and questions forward. Get updates on HGCA’s activities, hear about ideas to improve Hither Green Lane, news from the Police, … Continue reading HGCA’s open meeting & AGM – Wednesday 10 October

Work day at Hither Green Embankment

Next Embankment and Community Gardening, Saturday 13th Oct, 11am-2pm All are welcome! Meet at the steps leading to Platform 1 of Hither Green Station on Springbank Rd or at the Community Garden, bus stop 225 on Springbank Rd. Refreshments and tools provided. Email them for details and if you are interested in coming along. Lots of … Continue reading Work day at Hither Green Embankment

Hither Green Community Gorilla Clean Up, Plant Swap, Garden and Embankment Saturday, 18th August, 11am-2pm

Fed up with looking at that mess everytime you walk past? Want to lend a hand to improve your area?  Why not join HGCA on Saturday 18th Aug, 11am-2pm. They need volunteers to Tidy & weed the Community Garden, by the bus stop, Springbank Rd. There will be a Plant and Seed swap too. Station Embankment: clear … Continue reading Hither Green Community Gorilla Clean Up, Plant Swap, Garden and Embankment Saturday, 18th August, 11am-2pm

Community Gardening, Plant & Seed Swap, Embankment and Gorilla Clean Up

HGCA  are looking for help to clear the Station Embankment, tend their wild food bed and tidy the Community Garden. Lots to do! There will also be a Plant and Seed swap at the Community Garden, so bring along your plants and seeds to exchange. They will also be continuing our Gorilla Clean Up by the old Lee … Continue reading Community Gardening, Plant & Seed Swap, Embankment and Gorilla Clean Up

Embankment & Garden session with HGCA 28 April 2012

  The Hither Green Community Association (HGCA) will be holding a work day at the Embankment Saturday 28 April, 11am-2pm.  Safety equipment, working boots, and the appropriate tools and gear are provided.  You can find out more about them and the work they do here and here.  If you would like to get involved please … Continue reading Embankment & Garden session with HGCA 28 April 2012

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed at the Hither Green Embankment on 3rd and 24th September.  If you would like to get involved, please contact the Hither Green Community Association or visit their website. Tools, boots and refreshments provided. (For the Embankment, over 18 years only). They'll be clearing away the overgrown vegetation, monitoring the bio-diversity, clearing litter and … Continue reading Volunteers Needed

Rain, Rain and more rain (with a little step building thrown in)

A group of hardy volunteers braved the elements to continue the work at Hither Green Triangle.  We were joined by members of the Hither Green Community Association who have been doing their own sterling work along the railway embankment at Springbank Road. The steps were started last year in the bright sunshine (!) and we continued with this … Continue reading Rain, Rain and more rain (with a little step building thrown in)