Category Archives: Site management

Planting day on Saturday 9th November

Planting day on Saturday 9th November Come and help the Friends of AMG plant some wild daffodil bulbs and wood anemones Bulbs kindly provided by Lewisham Greening Fund

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Albion Millennium Green – Workday, Saturday 8th June

The Green is looking very leafy and welcoming at the moment. Wrens are active on the site and Yellow Flag irises in flower on the pond. The Friends next workday is on Saturday 8th June, from 10.30-1.30 Please feel free … Continue reading

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Albion Millennium Green Workday

The Friends will be holding their monthly work day this weekend. All welcome, please bring your own gloves if you have them. Meet at 10.30 by the main notice board, Albion Villas Road entrance. We normally finish by 1.30. We … Continue reading

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Happy New Year to all from Friends of Albion Millennium Green

Why not come along to one of our Saturday morning workdays? Have a walk around this lovely small open space, and help to keep it looking good. Volunteers meet on the second Saturday of the month from 10.30 to 2pm. … 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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Bio-Diversity in our Brambles and Nettles

Dear Friends, here are some of the creatures that dwell in our many nettle and bramble patches. Leaf beetles, Jersey ┬áTiger Moth, Large Skipper and gatekeeper butterflies are a few that depend on the blossom and leaf cover. Birds and … Continue reading

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Work Day on Albion Millennium Green 9th May 2015

Seven volunteers dug out some blackberry and lined more pathway with logs, hoping to encourage stag beetles. Thanks to all who helped. The next work day is on Saturday 13th June.

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Caring for the Green, April 2015

Just some photo I took following our volunteers day this month, showing both how lovely the green is looking with the primroses coming out but also the hard work which needs doing, digging out brambles clearing litter and removing the … Continue reading

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Wood Chip Pile is Dispersed Around the Green

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