Trees & Environment


Brockley Conservation Area: Advantages and Responsibilities

(This article appeared in the June 2016 Newsletter) Special architectural and historic interest Because of its special architectural and historic interest, Brockley Conservation Area was designated by the council in 1973 and extended in 1991, 1993 and 2005. Building of this speculatively-developed Victorian suburb began in the 1830s. Most houses […]


Sunday March 13th: Brockley Street Trees event “Everything to play for!”

The Tree Committee cordially invite you to the 5th ‘Tree Enthusiasts’ event! 11.30am, Sunday 13th March 2016 Upstairs at the Talbot Public House “STREET TREES – Everything to play for!” Since 2012, local residents have raised and voted for funds to plant nearly 150 new trees, at numerous locations in […]


The Right Tree in Your Own Place

Brockley Society Tree Committee – Tree Enthusiast’s Event Sunday 29 November 2015 11.30am – 12.30pm The Talbot Public House, 2 Tyrwhitt Road, Brockley, SE4 1QG (Lewisham Way end) It’s tree-planting season in gardens as well as streets.  It’s another chance for many to replace a tree or plant a new one.  Questions will […]


Loveliest of Trees

An outstanding concert of celebrated performers in a spectacular setting to raise funds for street tree planting in Brockley. Ticket price of £45 includes sparkling wine and canapes.


Tree Enthusiasts’ Event

Sunday 5 July 1015, 11am – 1pm Prendergast Hilly Fields College, Mural Hall, Hilly Fields Campus, SE4 1LE. Rachel Mooney from the Friends of Hilly Fields will present an extended version of the talk she gave at our Trees in the City conference in May 2014 about the history of […]


Brockley Society Tree Committee Event

Sunday 22 March 2015, 11.30am-12.30pm, The Talbot pub 2 Tyrwhitt Road, SE4 1QG, just in from Lewisham Way. Following the success of our first event in November 2014, the Tree Committee is once again hoping to meet anyone who wants to see new street trees in Brockley.  At the same time we are […]


Breakspears Mews Community Garden Open Day

Spring Open Day, Saturday 21 March 2015, 1-4pm including AGM 2-2.30pm Come and enjoy the garden and find out how to become involved Access: Breakspears Mews, Ashby Road, SE4 1UW or r/0 St Peter’s Court, 29-31 Wickham Road, SE4 1NE All welcome!

BMCG leeks ready to be planted

Trees in the City – a spring conference

Trees in the City – a Spring conference to be hosted by the Brockley Society Date:  Saturday 26th April 2014, 10am-3pm Venue:  LeSoCo (formerly Lewisham College), Lewisham Way, SE4 1UT   This FREE conference aims to promote awareness of the many threats to urban trees, and to encourage the maintenance of […]