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2015 Pond and Meadow Maintenance

Unfortunately the 29th March, was not a very good start to the  2015 Maintenance Programme.   It was necessary to cancel the  session at the last minute due to rain and very wet soil conditions.    We were very disappointed, … Continue reading

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Pond Maintenance/Pond Dipping

At last we can see signs of Spring and for FOEP that means we are planning the maintenance/tidy up schedules for the pond and surrounding meadow.  It is always very difficult to say exactly what we will be doing – it … Continue reading

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The Sky at Night from Eaglesfield Park

What a fantastic show watching the Leonid Meteor Shower !   The Leonids are visible for much of November with the best nights for viewing this year predicted to be 17 and 20 November. In terms of numbers, the Leonids … Continue reading

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Planning Application for Bug Hotel !

  I’m really looking forward to the better weather so that we can start work again on the pond and meadow.  However, I have been thinking about how we could encourage more wildlife and visitor  interest and wondered if a … Continue reading

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Top of the Hill

    Describing the location of Eaglesfield Park is not easy.  Unless you live in the local vicinity, you may not have even heard of it.  Some people may know it as ‘the little park tucked away behind the Water Tower, just off … Continue reading

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New Signage

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The new Interpretation Boards and Signposts have now been installed.   What do you think about them?  The new signage has been mainly paid for by the FOEP as part of the agreed programme funded by the lottery.  The “Friends” … Continue reading

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New email address

Keeping in Touch….. Friends of Eaglesfield Park (FOEP) have a new email address: foepshootershill@aol.co.uk Unfortunately we were experiencing technical difficulties with the original address and reluctantly the only solution was to open a new account.    We apologise for any … Continue reading

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Ready For Winter

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Winter Preps now complete ! Despite the cold and wet weather and only 2 volunteers, the maintenance session went ahead on Saturday 22nd November !   The Parks and Open Spaces Department had cut the meadow surrounding the wildlife pond, … Continue reading

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Waders of the Park

Continuing our maintenance programme for the Pond and surrounding Meadow ……….. On Sunday 26th October we began preparations for Spring 2015.  We were very disappointed that the Parks and Open Spaces Department of Royal Greenwich had not yet arranged for the … Continue reading

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Preparing for Winter – 26th October 11am – 1 pm

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Continuing our maintenance programme, this coming Sunday – 26th October (11.00 am – 1.00 on) will be our last session for 2014. Weather permitting, and hoping the Parks and Open Spaces of Royal Greenwich have been able to cut the … Continue reading

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