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Green Chain Walk Events

The Green Chain Events calendar is packed with events for to take part in as the weather (finally!) begins to warm up after the long winter.

Cllr Susan Wise, Lewisham Council’s Cabinet Member for Customer Services said:

Spring is the perfect time of year to get out and about and to explore the beautiful surrounds and history we have here in the region ! All these are accessible through the Green Chain Walk.. Weekends provide an ideal opportunity for families to discover more about their local area.

The events listed below are just a very short selection of what’s on offer; for more information about individual events just click on to our “What’s On” page of our web site, or sign-up to our quarterly newsletter by emailing us at

Ancient Bluebells of Beckenham

Sunday 21 April 11am-1pm
Meet outside Beckenham Place Park Mansion
There is a tide in the affairs of Bluebells that taken at the flood is quite spectacular.

Sydenham Wells Park

Tuesdays at 11am, meet by the benches near the pond.
For more information please call the walk leader, Iris, on 02086939525 or email Jenny at

Horniman Nature Trail Pond Dipping

Wednesday 22 May 2-3.30pm
Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, SE23 3PQ

Telegraph Hill Farmers Market

Saturday 15 June 10am-3pm
Erlanger/Arbuthnot Rd, SE14 5LS

Please remember these great, local markets, rely on your support!

For more information please contact Mark Budd 020 8921 5028

  • The Green Chain is a connected mosaic of 300 parks and open spaces spreading from the Thames riverside, climbing up from the river over Shooters Hill and across to Dulwich Park. There is a network of 50 miles of footpaths that link these open spaces.
  • The Project is funded by the London Boroughs of Bexley, Bromley, Royal Greenwich, Lewisham and Southwark.
  • There is a range of material about the Green Chain; a dedicated web site provides all the information visitors need to enjoy a day out on the Green Chain, including details of a route guide contains 11 full colour weatherproof maps for walking sections of the route.