Category Archives: wildflowers

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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Yellow Rattle Planting

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  Yellow Rattle          Less Grass – more wildflowers.     We want to encourage a variety of wild flowers but, as will have been noticed, we have an abundance of grasses.  We understand this is due to … Continue reading

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Pond Restoration – it’s amazing !

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The Friends of Eaglesfield Park were formed in 2006 and after public consultation it was agreed to focus on the restoration of the old lily pond to create a haven for wildlife and a focal point for visitors.  I thought … Continue reading

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Eaglesfield Park Wildflower Meadow

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Looking forward to seeing everyone on Sunday 30th March – any time between 10.30 am and 1.30 pm – to begin planting up the wildflowers for the summer.  I thought you might like to see some of the seeds/plug plants … Continue reading

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