Category Archives: News

Celebrating the new pond

Thanks Bruno for making this happen, thanks Forest Hill Assembly for the support, and thanks Melissa for organising yesterday’s party! With a reserve for long terms maintenance, and the engagement local residents, we have a sustainable future for our new pond. … Continue reading

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The FT on the value of urban parks

Interesting article in last Saturday’s Financial Times: How to save parks and other urban green spaces As it says: while urban parks lubricate property prices and local business, they struggle to make a penny for their own futures.

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The Old Pond after Storm Imogen

After last night’s storm, it doesn’t look as if the old pond, whose liner has been punctured by dogs, actually needs replacing (But of course it does!)

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Looking ahead to 2016

Yes – still here, as is the Green, of course, and these male hazel catkins*.  And looking forward to our AGM at Forest Hill Pools, Saturday 13th, 11.00. Meanwhile we are working on a vision for 2016, to be shared … Continue reading

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Art Installations on Albion Millennium Green

Above: Nest by Nathalie Hauwelle and Participants including Holy Trinity School at Little Ecological Arts Festival (LEAF), May 2013. Click here for a video showing the construction of the nest. The photo above also shows the amazing path restoration begun … Continue reading

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Friends join Trustees of Albion Millennium Green

Thank you to our friends and supporters who came to the AGM of the Albion Millennium Green Trust – the registered charity which legally owns our Green.  Here are the new Trustees, from left to right: Fran Rowe (FoAMG Environment … Continue reading

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New gated access from railway path

We are delighted to report that a gate has been installed at the railway path entrance, and the pathway leading from the gate into the Green has been overlaid with wood chip.

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ALBION MILLENNIUM GREEN TRUST – PUBLIC MEETING

We have received a copy of the following letter from Cllr Susan Wise, in her capacity as London Borough of Lewisham Appointed Trustee of the Albion Millennium Green Trust.  

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Thanks to the 2014 Octobrists!

Another good 2nd Saturday volunteers’ session yesterday, focusing on getting out rubbish thrown over wall from adjoining industrial estate, which LB Lewisham will be clearing from the Albion Villas Road entrance shortly. Bruno and Fran talk, Ann works ◄ Back … Continue reading

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AMG Workday 11th October

We have another workday coming up next Saturday 11th October 10.30-2.30. We will be continuing the programme of work involving bramble clearing, rubbish removal, chainlink fence removal and seasonal tasks.  There is no need to bring any tools or gloves … Continue reading

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