April 9th – Mayow Park and Dacres Wood Bird Walk

Just found a photo of that sparrowhawk in Dacres Wood from last year's walk The walk will start at 7.30 from Dacres Wood Nature reserve - at the end of Honeyfield Mews, which is off Dacres Road, Forest Hill, just past Catling Close on the right coming from Forest Hill, just before on the left if … Continue reading April 9th – Mayow Park and Dacres Wood Bird Walk

How to be a curious entomologist

Richard Jones - a.k.a. Bugman Jones will be in Dacres Wood this Saturday from 10.00 to 4.30, showing how to be a "curious entomologist".  As he explains: Insects are everywhere. They are so many, and so varied — fascinating, beautiful, mysterious, bizarre. Through their mind-boggling biodiversity they offer us a window into the ecological complexity of … Continue reading How to be a curious entomologist

May 28th Open Day – Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Claire's organising another of her ever popular Teddy Bear picnics for our May Open Day this Saturday - with an earlier start time to encourage families to come for lunch with a picnic. We're also thinking about a new activity this year ... watch this space. And in the background, there may be woodsmen, digging … Continue reading May 28th Open Day – Teddy Bears’ Picnic