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RSPB Bird Count Winter 2017

Posted on 29th January, 2017 in Events | News | Wildlife (0 Comments)
RSPB Bird Count Winter 2017

This weekend is the RSPB’s annual Big Garden Birdwatch and we joined forces with the Friends of Green Dale to do a spot of early morning twitching today. Armed with binoculars, pens, pencils and bird ID books, we headed out into DKH Open Space and Green Dale to record the species we saw from 9am – … Read more »

Paths Re-surfaced in DKH Wood

Posted on 14th January, 2017 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Paths Re-surfaced in DKH Wood

Our application for Cleaner, greener, Safer funding from Southwark Council was successful and we were awarded the money to get the paths in the wood topped up with new gravel. The previous surface was disappearing under the yearly layer of leaf mulch and so had gradually disappeared, leaving a muddy track. Following a meeting with … Read more »

AGM 2016

Posted on 28th October, 2016 in Events | News (0 Comments)
AGM 2016

The 2016 AGM was held for the first time at the DKH Adventure Playground next to the wood, on Thursday 27th October from 7pm. We started with a report from the Chair about this year’s activities, which included a winter work day, a spring work day to weed the hedge, a meeting with Sainsburys contractors about … Read more »

Bulbs planted in new glade

Posted on 26th October, 2016 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Bulbs planted in new glade

Today we planted some woodland bulbs in the new glade that we have created in Dog Kennel Hill Wood. We ordered them from naturescape.co.uk who specialise in British wild flowers. We selected bulbs that should do OK in a woodland setting: 25 wild ransoms 25 English bluebells 25 wood anenome 25 winter aconite 25 single … Read more »

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