Conservation at Palewell

Conservation at Palewell The Friends, in partnership with LBRuT and The Conservation Volunteers, recently held a very successful Conservation Day on Palewell Common with a great turn out of volunteers. In particular, a huge amount of work was done on the frog pond, which now has two formidable dead hedges around its sides and is…

A Successful Egg Hunt

Thanks to Bernard for organising the Egg Hunt on Sunday. We were blessed with blue skies and a great turnout! Much fun was had 🙂 The FOPC

A Successful Litter Pick

A successful morning  was had at the weekend as The Friends and our wonderful local community chipped in to help out with the Great British Spring Clean Litter Pick up which was held in various locations all over the UK. A huge thumbs up to those of you who could help us out on the…

Conservation Volunteer Day February 2019

The Friends held a great conservation day on the Common at the end of February, supported by TCV (The Conservation Volunteers). A good number of local volunteers were there- encouraged by the bright early Spring sunshine. We planted about 75 water loving indigenous plants on the new scrape. These plants were funded by a donation…

Sheen Parks Tennis, Sunday Morning Coaching

Sheen Parks Tennis have launched a new Sunday morning coaching programme on Palewell Common with their very popular coach, Tony, and still have some places free. They are offering a promotional 50% off all the Sunday morning classes. For further details email them info@sheenparkstennis.co.uk The Friends Of Palewell Common

Exciting News From Palewell Pentanque

Palewell Petanque Goes To France   Palewell Petanque were selected by Richmond in Europe Association (REA) to take part in an international competition in Fontainbleue, France (twin town with Richmond) to celebrate the Club de Boules 50th anniversary. A party of six led by Len Griffiths had two days of fierce competition collecting two trophies, winning third prize in the triples…

Friends of Palewell Common AGM, Wednesday 23rd May at 7.30 pm

Friends of Palewell Common AGM, Wednesday 23rd May at 7.30 pm All Saints Church Hall, East Sheen Avenue   As well as electing the Committee for the coming year we will be reporting on: what has been happening on the Common over the last year the activities of the Friends of Palewell during the year…