Garthorne Road Nature Reserve

An oasis of calm in Forest Hill

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Friends of Garthorne Road Workday Saturday 2nd December 10am – 1pm

IMG_5297 tamping down the gravel

We will be installing path edging around the reserve to stop trampling and the paths getting wide and also time permitting install a couple of steps and hand rails, some heavy lifting involved.Tools will be provided, please bring gloves.

Event will be cancelled in heavy rain or strong winds

Please wear suitable clothing and sturdy footwear.
For further details contact the Friends send a message.
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Friends of Garthorne Road Workday Saturday 11th November 2017 10am – 1pm


Volunteers clearing invasive species



The Friends will be clearing invasive species to open up the woodland floor to allow the light to reach it for the native flora to expand. For further information contact the Friends. Please wear suitable clothing and Steel toecap footwear for the weather. Tools will be supplied. Please bring gloves


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Friends of Garthorne Road Nature Reserve Workday Saturday 21st October 10:00am – 1:00pm



We will be finishing off the steps installed last year and putting some more steps and hand rails at the north end of the reserve, this task involves some heavy lifting.
Please wear appropriate clothing & steel toe tap boots and bring gloves if you have them.

Sorry no dogs or barbecues allowed on the site

Event will be cancelled if heavy rain

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First Task Day Saturday 30th September 10am – 1pm


We will be removing invasive species such as Holm Oak and garden escapes  to allow native species to grow and creating a dead hedge with the cutting, also litter picking the reserve. Please bring gloves and tools if you have them. Bring a picnic a make a day of it.

Sorry No dogs or barbeques

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