Category Archives: Swanscombe marshes

Support Swanscombe Marshes – wildlife walk Sat Jan 30th 2016

Join an experienced guide for a free walk across the unique wildlife haven of Swanscombe Marshes – threatened by the proposed London Paramount ‘theme park’. This special winter walk is timed to take in the marshes at dusk, a good … Continue reading

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Save our Skylarks ! String of marshland sites under renewed threat.

SAVE OUR SKYLARKS – DON’T LET THE COUNCIL BOOT THEM OUT OF BEXLEY! The future of the Skylark as a breeding bird in Bexley, and the survival of the Corn Bunting both here and in London as a whole – … Continue reading

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Please support battle to save Swanscombe Marshes from ghastly ‘theme park’

Swanscombe marshes is threatened by a giant theme park, supported by local Councils mesmerised, as usual,  by the prospects of money, jobs and ‘growth’ at any cost, and with about as much understanding of the importance of wildlife and wild … Continue reading

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Bexley RSPB see wealth of birdlife at threatened Swanscombe marshes

RSPB Bexley Group, Field trip to Swanscombe Marshes. Report by Ralph and Brenda Todd Saturday 2nd May 2015. Yet another dull, cool, windy morning but that didn’t deter 15 members joining Brenda and I and our relief guide Andy Lawson … Continue reading

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