Category Archives: Pond Life

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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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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It’s Official – Vital Habitat

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POND AND MEADOW PROVIDE VITAL HABITAT VALUE FOR PARK Yes, it’s official according to Alex Draper of FROGLIFE when he visited Eaglesfield Park on Saturday 21st June 2014. Froglife www.froglife.org had previously been part of the consortium that helped and advised the Friends of Eaglesfield … Continue reading

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POND DIPPING AT EPNWS COMMUNITY FETE

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  On Sunday 20th July we joined in the The Eaglesfield Park Neighbourhood Watch Scheme Community Fete.  It was a great day for all the family with plenty of support and activities from within the local community.   The two  police horses … Continue reading

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Pond Meadow Thriving

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On Sunday 25th May we were again tidying and weeding the pond meadow.  We were lucky with the weather and amazed how much the meadow had matured during the last couple of weeks.   It was absolutely TEEMING with blue … Continue reading

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Bring the Family !

   COME AND JOIN US at the Eaglesfield Park Pond and Meadow on the LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH between 11.00 am and 1.00 pm.   We will be gardening/tidying up, and POND DIPPING.     POND DIPPING is great fun for all the … Continue reading

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Monthly Pond/Meadow Tidying Up and Pond Dipping

The Friends of Eaglesfield Park (FOEP) continue working to ensure the pond and meadow are an environmentally friendly haven for wildlife which will also provide a peaceful setting for contemplation and wildlife observation for the local community and visitors to the park. In … Continue reading

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