Photographic Competition: Send us your favourite pictures for the 2022 calendar

Thank you to all of those who sent photos of the park to include in our 2021 Dulwich Park Friends calendar. Even though this year’s calendar was prepared in a very short timescale, we were delighted to receive so many lovely pictures. This year we would love to involve all Dulwich Park visitors in a … Continue reading Photographic Competition: Send us your favourite pictures for the 2022 calendar

Cleaner, Greener, Safer grant success

As part of Southwark Council’s invaluable Cleaner, Greener Safer funding initiative, the Friends successfully applied for £9,200 for the wildlife conservation area to relocate the path and gate (we and our friends at The Dulwich Society will add £2,500 each and Southwark trees department £5,000, amounting to total funds £19,200, including Southwark Council project officer … Continue reading Cleaner, Greener, Safer grant success

Join our volunteer litter collections as part of Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British September Clean

“I never knew litter-picking could be so much fun!’ More fun happening soon… Working with idverde (the park maintenance contractors), the Friends initiated a programme of litter-picking sessions over several weeks, from late July through to September. An early start on Mondays at 8am did not seem to deter good numbers of willing volunteers. Although … Continue reading Join our volunteer litter collections as part of Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British September Clean

Tend the Park sessions restart on Saturday 12th September 10am-1pm

As regulars will know, our Tend the Park sessions usually take place on the first Saturday of the month. However, for practical reasons, our first post-Covid session will take place on the second Saturday, 12th September from 10am-1pm. We will be working under the supervision of Head Gardener Rob May to help clear areas of thistles … Continue reading Tend the Park sessions restart on Saturday 12th September 10am-1pm