Initiated in July 2014 and formally constituted on August 7th, the Friends of Greendale come together to protect, conserve and enhance the natural environment of Green Dale, Southwark, for the benefit of wildlife and people. The inaugural meeting of the new Friends group agreed the following objectives:
1. Developing a vision for the future of Green Dale, including by gathering views within the local community.
2. Taking action to support the core objective to protect, conserve and enhance the natural environment of Green Dale for the benefit of wildlife and people.
3. Securing a sustainable long-term plan for Green Dale, including management of the site and public access.
4. Building relationships with local people and organisations, including schools, businesses, Southwark Council and local residents.
5. Increasing public understanding of Green Dale and its wildlife and history.
DRAFT Calendar of activities 2018
RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch with Friends of Dog Kennel Hill Wood. Meet at the Dog Kennel Hill Wood open space. Time in the morning to be confirmed.
Opening event for Green Dale in Southwark Council ownership
Week of 14 February
Event to coincide with National Nest Box Week
Spring Walk, with the Friends of Dog Kennel Hill Wood
Work Day to coincide with Keep Britain Tidy Great British Spring Clean
Dawn Chorus Walk
Stall at Dulwich Festival Fair
Event on National Meadows Day