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Story Time

For under 6s

2:15pm at the Library

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Garden improvements are underway

One of the objectives of the Friends of Hampton Wick Library is to improve the environment around the Library and in particular the gardens.

On Sunday 9th October a small team of volunteers made a start by tackling the side bed by the entrance to the Library. Weeds and litter were removed as well as a very old rose that had seen better days. In its place we have created a ‘gravel garden’ with drought resistant plants that are wildlife friendly and should provide colour throughout the year. Funds meant that we had to use quite small plants but they should grow quite quickly to fill the space.

Plants include: santolina, lavender, golden thyme and gentians.

On Sunday 30th October we set to work on the next bed along and took out some very leggy, overgrown shrubs (and LOTS of litter) as well as pruning other trees and shrubs. The next step will be planting.

There’s a lot more work to do on the other beds and the back garden so please do get in touch if you’d like to help.

Friends’ Newsletter

Click here to download the June 2016 Friends’ newsletter.


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