It's time for the next programme! Here is the latest April-June programme for the Tuesday sessions: river-bank-programme-April-June-2018. We hope you can join us!
Thames 21 Essential Training Course Thame 21's foundational course, called Leading a aterway Clean Up, is for people interested in learning more about waterways and why they are important. The course contains everything you need to know to plan and run safe, effective and enjoyable waterway improvement events. There is no obligation to actually run events once you have … Continue reading Leading a Waterway Cleanup with Thames21
Our first 3 Rivers Clean Up planning session will be taking place later this week. We hope that by the end o it we will have confirmed the dates for this year’s festival. We hope that will be able to overlap with London Rivers Week. This will be the 10th year that we have … Continue reading 3 Rivers Clean Up 2018
The new Rivers and People programme is now available. Join us for our Tuesday sessions where tasks will include the removal of invasive species, litter picks, pond work and clearing of the river banks. If you have any questions about our sessions, please visit the Rivers and People page on this blog.
Thank you all of your hard work over the last year. Lewisham's rivers are in much better condition thanks to the work that you do. We look forward to seeing you again in the New Year.
Thames 21 Essential Train Course Thames 21 foundational course, called Leading a Waterway Clean Up, is for people interested in learning more about waterways and why they are important. The course contains everything you need to know to plan and run safe, effective and enjoyable waterway improvement events. There is no obligation to actually run events once you … Continue reading Leading a Waterway Clean up – Thames 21
Volunteers have been working on clearing the nettles on the river banks at Ladywell Fields! This is to make way for wild flowers to come up in the spring and summer. Some areas of nettles will be left for wildlife. If you would like to come along and help us, we will be working at … Continue reading Volunteers working in Ladywell Fields
Join Thames 21 for some fun clean up in the River Pool Linear Park (Catford) River Pool Conservation Days (Every Wednesday) • Volunteer and discover the River Pool through Linear Park, Catford. • Help shed more light on the river and improve its bio-diversity for plants and animals • Maintain and improve the footpath along … Continue reading River Pool Conservation Days
Volunteers have been clearing reeds from the backwater by the cafe at Ladywell Fields. We remove the reeds to maintain areas of open water for breeding. Species such as newts need these open water areas for mating. Of course, many of the reeds will be left to provide wildlife nesting areas and refuge for birds. … Continue reading Volunteers work on clearing the backwater at Ladywell Fields
After a busy Summer of events, a huge amount of work was achieved by all the volunteers that came out and did their bit for Lewisham's rivers. There is always work to do though, so if you missed out or enjoyed yourself so much that you'd like to do more, please have a look at … Continue reading July – September 2017 RBSM programme now available