Category Archives: Past Events
On a beautiful September evening two giant paellas were cooked on BBQs and enjoyed by eighty or so of us.
The second Forest Screen was the documentary of Juliette de Bairacli Levy, herbalist, author, traveller and pioneer of holistic veterinary medicine, (in other words veggy dog food). A policevan of tourch bearing officers turned up but didn’t stay around for … Continue reading
Xavier Hamon of the Bat Conservation Trust came to help us detect bats in the forest and we found several Pipistrelles and at least one Noctule, the largest of the native bats. Read the full blog entry of this fascinating … Continue reading
As dusk fell on the full moon lit forest guests emerged from the trees carrying their offering. Tupperware popped open with prepared salads, the flames of the BBQ lapped chorizo and forest allotmenteers carried off plates to harvest fresh salad … Continue reading
What was planned as a party to celebrate the completion of the London Guerrilla Gardening lavender harvest bloomed into something far bigger. The harvest was actually cancelled due to drizzle but the party went ahead and we had two bands, … Continue reading
David Blair of the London Orchard Project came to share his work with Londonders spotting, mapping and harvesting fruit trees. If you’d like to help spot, map and harvest fruit trees in the Elephant and Castle Urban Forest (check the … Continue reading
One time local resident and artist Richard Wentworth became our first speaker at the Urban Forest School and took us on a tour of the forest and beyond.
The comedy horror movie Attack The Block was filmed in the Elephant and Castle Urban Forest so what better place to view the film. An out door screening was organised by Colorama Cinema… but unfortunately the screening became an unforseen … Continue reading