Events

Loading Events

« All Events

Habitat management on the Wandle

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Free
A chalk stream

Activity Description: Join Harry and Robyn (South East Rivers Trust) in carrying out habitat management at Hackbridge on the Wandle. We will be cutting back encroaching scrub in order to diversify the bank side flora, and will also be carrying out a thorough litter pick of the area.

Times:

  • 0930 Meet for welcome, safety briefing and event start
  • 1200 Lunch
  • 1430 End of event. Hand washing and refreshments

Meeting Point: We will meet on the NE bank of the Wandle on the grassy area between Nightingale Road and Riverbank Way. Find the exact location here.

Parking is available in Hackbridge Park Gardens SM5 2HD – please be considerate of the residents and do not block drives or pathways.

What to bring: We’ll be providing water, hot drinks and biscuits – but please bring along gardening gloves (we will have spares), lunch, and your own reusable mug to help us reduce Covid risks.

Please wear comfortable, closed toe shoes (walking boots or wellies if you have them), and dress appropriately for the weather.

Covid precautions: Please do not attend this event if you, or a member of your household, has any symptoms of covid-19.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL – please RSVP using the button below and complete the form to secure your spot. If the event is already fully booked then please sign yourself up to the waiting list and we’ll be in touch if a space becomes available. Booking will close 11pm on 15/02/23.

Please email volunteering@southeastriverstrust.org to:

  • Find out more information,
  • Cancel your space if you can no longer make it.

To read our Health and Safety guidelines please click here

Photos and video footage will be taken at this event and used by the Trust for promotional purposes (including but not limited to printed materials, social media, newsletters and the website) and potentially shared with our external partners and funders. From time to time, external media agencies could also take photos, film or record our events.

The Trust’s lawful basis for processing this is “Legitimate Interests” under the General Data Protection Regulations. As an individual you have rights. If you wish for SERT to stop processing this data for you, please talk to a member of staff or email info@southeastriverstrust.org.

To read our Privacy Policy and see how we use and look after the information you provide when booking your spot at our events please click HERE.

SERT is committed to becoming a more inclusive, equal and diverse organisation. We value people as individuals with diverse opinions, cultures, lifestyles and circumstances. This applies to our event attendees and volunteers as well as all our staff, trustees and job applicants. To help us maintain accurate data about who is coming to our events, we would be grateful if you would spend a couple of minutes completing our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Questionnaire by clicking HERE. Completing this form is voluntary, and any data you submit will be held securely and only used for the purpose of monitoring our organisational profile.

Details

Date:
February 16
Time:
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

River Wandle, Hackbridge
Ancient Lamp Post, Nightingale Close
Wallington, SM5 2FS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Volunteer

Join Harry and Robyn (South East Rivers Trust) in carrying out habitat management at Hackbridge on the Wandle. We will be cutting back encroaching scrub in order to diversify the bank side flora, and will also be carrying out a thorough litter pick of the area.

10 Going
Currently full
RSVP Closed

Waiting List

If the event is already fully booked you can add yourself to the waiting list and we'll be in touch if a spot becomes available.

2 Going
8 remaining
RSVP Here