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Bat Walk 2018

Posted on 1st September, 2018 in Events | News (0 Comments)
Bat Walk 2018

The Friends of Dog Kennel Hill Wood and Green Dale are holding our annual bat walk on Wednesday 12th September. Meet at 7pm by the picnic benches in Dog Kennel Hill Open Space (this is the small park and wood next to Sainsburys, near the cash machines).  The walk will be led by bat experts … Read more »

Scything the Meadow

Posted on 29th July, 2018 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Scything the Meadow

The meadow in Dog Kennel Hill Open Space was scythed yesterday by two members of the Friends group. The grass had grown rather long and then it had rained which meant that the meadow grass was lying in lots of different directions and was quite hard to scythe! It took a few sessions but we … Read more »

Meeting with Robert Roach

Posted on 7th February, 2018 in General News | News (0 Comments)
Meeting with Robert Roach

This morning we met with Robert Roach from Southwark’s parks department. His official title is Contract and Services Manager and he’s our main contact at Southwark for the maintenance of the park. There was a lot to discuss and we both came away with a long list of action points: cut the hedges up near the adventure … Read more »

RSPB Winter Bird Count 2018

Posted on 28th January, 2018 in Events | News | Wildlife (0 Comments)
RSPB Winter Bird Count 2018

It was a disappointing turnout, in terms of humans, for the 2018 RSPB winter bird count but at least the birds didn’t let us down. Bird enthusiast Guy Haslam from the Friends of Green Dale was there to assist with the identifying of birds, which is a great help when often you can only hear … Read more »

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