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Link Age Southwark – crowdfunding appeal

Can you help Link Age Southwark reach their all or nothing ‘Bloomin’ Lovely’ crowdfunder project target? An all or nothing target means that if they don’t reach their target they receive none of the donations made and the project won’t be funded. The vision for the Bloomin’ Lovely project is to adapt and expand their […]

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Gardens – Seed Swaps – Food Growing Workshops

Spring has brought out two initiatives at the Rosendale Allotment Association at the Lambeth end of Turney Road.  They are open to everyone whether you have an allotment or not and are a beginner or an expert. The first is the opportunity to swap seeds and seedlings with other gardeners.  The first swap is on […]

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Garden Enthusiasts Alert!!

St Christopher’s Hospice is again supported by this garden opening. This year the specific hospice benefit opening is on 7 June. For both openings there will be wind players from Dulwich Symphony Orchestra playing mostly classical music throughout the afternoon. THE GARDEN: 103 and 105 Dulwich Village, London SE21 7BJ Sunday June 7, 2-5 pm […]

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THE ‘GREENING’ OF TURNEY ROAD

Following our first article earlier this Summer  by ‘MATT plants and gardens’ on the importance of improving the look of Turney Road through the ‘greening’ of front gardens, we have asked another local garden designer, Barbara Samitier to give us her ideas.   Barbara is a passionate garden designer with 11 years experience of creating […]

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Successful charity fund raising through plant sales at 127 Turney Road

Green-fingered neighbours at 127 Turney Road have had several successful plant sales on their drive this summer in aid of charity.   They operated an honesty box system whereby passers-by simply took their chosen plant and left the money.   Priced between £4 and £1, their plants were mostly in bloom so that people knew […]

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Open Garden May 12th 2-5pm

15a Sydenham Hill SE26 6SH Entrance £3, under 12s free. This is an unusual and delightful hillside garden with lawns and beds descending to a woodland area full of rhododendrons, azaleas and other shade-loving plants which, with the bulbs, will be in full flower. This area is relatively new, having been redesigned and planted over […]

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The ‘Greening’ of Turney Road

At the Turney Road Residents Association AGM, a number of residents spoke of their concern at the loss of planting, hedging and ‘greenery’ in the Road and the growth of non-porous hard surfaces, largely for multiple car parking. Their concerns revolved around two issues: increased exposure to flood damage from loss of run-off but also […]

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News items for Burbage Rd residents

Meet our Councillors on 4th March: The Dulwich Society is hosting an event to hear from and question our local Councillors. All three political parties will be represented and it’s an opportunity for us to understand and make our feelings known about the Council’s current and future policies as they affect transport, education, the environment, […]