Category Archives: Gardening

Manor Farm Nature Space gardening session, Norbury, Jul 22


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Park Hill Allotments Open Day, Deepdene Ave, Aug 12

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We could be on the verge of providing a wildlife haven

CROYDON COMMENTARY: By not cutting the grass verges alongside the borough’s major A-roads, Transport for London might – perhaps unwittingly – be providing a valuable new home for plants, insects and other wildlife, writes ANTHONY MILLS, pictured left I worked … Continue reading

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Peacocks, flamingos and 400 years of history at one school

WANDLE WANDERINGS: One of the country’s leading independent schools happens to have a mini-zoo in its grounds, which are rarely open to the public. WALKER DUNELM strolled through Whitgift School on its open day Even when it’s going to a … Continue reading

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South Norwood Allotments open day, Enmore Road, Jun 16

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Open Garden afternoons at Whitgift School, Jun 10, Jul 25

Whitgift School in South Croydon is taking part in the Open Garden Squares Weekend next month, with an additional Open Garden afternoon staged in July in aid of the NSPCC. It is a rare opportunity for the general public to … Continue reading

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Bensham Manor Allotments Plant and Cake Sale, May 26

PLANT & CAKE SALE Bensham Manor Allotments Saturday May 26, 10am to 1pm Lion Road, off Pawsons Road CR0 2QB

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