Gipsy Hill Station – Join us for some autumnal gardening!

Save the date, next action day Saturday 15th December!!! Update: The cats were back on 17th November!  This time Fanny was joined by C.A.T (Cable Avoidance Tool), that was kindly provided by our super local and amazing Focus Plant Hire (on Gipsy Hill), and a strimmer provided by the also amazing Library of Things (from … Continue reading Gipsy Hill Station – Join us for some autumnal gardening!

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One HUGE paw step… as the Mayor of London backs Gipsy Hill!

WOW!  The Mayor of London has singled out our Gipsy Hill communty garden project (and Fanny the Gipsy Hill cat) and pledged us £2,500!!!  Huge thank you to all the volunteers who have helped this crowdfunding to have such a perrrrfect start... we could not have achieved so much so quickly without ALL of your … Continue reading One HUGE paw step… as the Mayor of London backs Gipsy Hill!

Friends Rejuvenation of Gipsy Hill

Help make it real... a community garden by Gipsy Hill Station! WITH THE HELP OF THE COMMUNITY... we plan to help transform the environmentally impoverished land by Gipsy Hill Station into a wildlife habitat, an educational and community space, and a beautiful green garden!    Gipsy Hill Station adjoining land has deteriorated considerably, making the … Continue reading Friends Rejuvenation of Gipsy Hill

Improving streets on Gipsy Hill – Consultation!

"Let us know what you think about our proposals for improving streets in Gipsy Hill." Lambeth asks here... https://www.lambeth.gov.uk/…/have-your-say-on-streets-in-gi… There is a "Gipsy Hill drop-in session" to attend to find out more: Saturday 22 September 2018 - 1pm to 4pm Kingswood primary school 188 Gipsy Road, SE27 9RD  Do let gipsyhillfriends@gmail.com know your thoughts for … Continue reading Improving streets on Gipsy Hill – Consultation!

Sat Sept 15th – Gipsy Hill station tidying up!

UPDATE!   Fanny (the Gipsy Hill cat) looks head-over-heals happy with our HUGE tidy up at Gipsy Hill... made possible with the help of all the many AMAZING local volunteers... and filling over 70 bags! HUGE THANK YOU for all those who came and helped, said hi, shared ideas, purchased plants to support the friends and … Continue reading Sat Sept 15th – Gipsy Hill station tidying up!

Black Poplars on Long Meadow by Glynis Williams

In the nineteenth century, until it was diverted underground, the Upper Norwood tributary of the river Effra flowed down Gipsy Hill on its way from Crystal Palace to South Croxted Road, forming the Camberwell parish boundary with Lambeth and also the limit of the Dulwich Estate. The meadow on the Camberwell side of this stream … Continue reading Black Poplars on Long Meadow by Glynis Williams