Lewisham Council has allow The Friends of Garthorne Road Nature Reserve to restart their monthly conservation workdays with restrictions to the number of volunteers attending of up to 8 per session.
We’ll be taking bookings for each volunteering session on Eventbrite see booking form below. We ask you not to book consecutive months please to give more people a chance to get involved. There will be a waiting list so if you book a ticket, but something comes up and you can no longer attend, please cancel your ticket on Eventbrite so that it will become available for someone else.
Garthorne Road is closed to the public which will make it easier to maintain social distancing. We’ll be running volunteering a bit differently to keep everyone safe and will be maintaining the following precautions:
- Please do not attend if you have any symptoms of COVID-19
- Please avoid using public transport if you can
- Hand washing facilities and hand sanitiser will be available
- We have a limited number of clean gloves please bring your own if you have them.
- We won’t be providing hot drinks or biscuits so please bring your own if you would like to
- We will be maintaining a 2m distance at all times
- We will be limiting volunteer numbers to 8 per session
- We will disinfect tools before and after each session
- Please wash clothes that you wear to the sessions regularly
Please either walk or cycle if possible you can secure your bike inside the reserve limited space avaible and avoid using public transport.