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Stunning autumnal blooms. 
Pic: Sam Tilling
Cycling in and around Burgess Park
How can bike routes be improved?

 
 AGM Tues 2 November 7-8.30pm on zoom. 
All welcome


Ideas include
  • an orbital route around the park as a safe lit cycle route around the park; 
  • making the Wells Way the route for the Southwark Spine (rather than across the park);
  • cycle routes linking up around the park
  • other suggestions?
AGM review of last year, suggestions for the next year's priorities: woodlands, walkling, wildlife.
FOBP update

Wildlife habitat maintenance 
Tuesday 26 October 10am -3pm drop-in
 
Working with HandsOn London, help us manage this space for wildlife meadow spaces in Burgess Park from being over run by blackberry bushes and saplings, to provide habitat for birds and butterflies. All tools will be provided, please just bring gloves if your own and also refillable water bottles!
 
Please sign-up on this link. Drop-in session come along when you can.
Planning and development
25-33 Parkhouse St


Last week the Southwark Planning committee agreed this scheme. At over 30 meters tall, it will be referred to the Mayor of London. 

The new proposed entrance way into the park was NOT agreed. Funds have been set aside for mitigation of the development impact on Burgess Park. FOBP has successfully made the case about the cumulative impact of the three planned developments beside the park.
 
FOBP First Tuesday monthly meeting.
Tuesday 2 November AGM,  7- 8.30pm
Online meeting
 
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