Garthorne Road Nature Reserve

An oasis of calm in Forest Hill


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Friends of Garthorne Road Taskday

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One of the volunteer taking out invasive species

Saturday 24th November

10am – 1pm

The friends will be doing some glade improvement by taking out some small trees and invasive species such as Holm oak, Snowberry and Ash to allow light into the area also laying dead hedging to increase the biodiversity

The friends do a range of tasks from September to March over from litter-picking to meadow improvement. if interested please contact the friends for further information.

Barbecues or dogs please.
Sorry: No on-site toilets
Workday will be canceled if raining or windy
Entrance in Beadnell Road

Please bring gloves if you have them and wear suitable clothing and footwear
Bring a drink and food if required
If require any more information please contact us;

E-mail: contact@garthorneroad.org.uk

Website: Garthorne Road Nature Reserve

Facebook: Friends of Garthorne Road Nature Reserve

Twitter: @garthorneroadnr

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Friends of Garthorne Road Taskday 3rd November results

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Stairway to Heaven?

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Completed steps

The Friends taskday completed the steps along the path up to the Beadnell Road Glade, we filled the steps with type 1 hogging and put some path edging in to stop the materials been washed away if it rains and to protect the colony of violets that grow along the path which is important for the Dark Green Fritillary butterfly and also put and handrail to aid people with less mobility.

The friends do a range of tasks from September to March from litter-picking to meadow improvement. if interested please contact the friends for further information.

If require any more information please contact us;
E-mail: contact@garthorneroad.org.uk
Website: garthorneroadnaturereserve.com
Facebook: Friends of Garthorne Road Nature Reserve
Twitter: @garthorneroadnr