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The Friends Summer Party

July 3, 2015
The Friends Summer Party

Snapshots at the Friends SUMMER PARTY on Wednesday 24 June 2015

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Overground, Underground Walk 11 Oct 2pm

July 3, 2015
Overground, Underground Walk 11 Oct 2pm

“Overground, Underground – Behind and Below the Common Eye” – the hidden (and not so hidden) history and evolution of Clapham Common. A guided walk looking at some of the landscape, wildlife and historical features of Clapham Common that are hidden away from public view or the untrained eye, and how they came to be…

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Last of the Summer Wine Wednesday 8 July 7pm

July 3, 2015
Last of the Summer Wine Wednesday 8 July 7pm

Last Pub Night this summer is booked from 7-8:30 pm in The Dome at The Windmill. Marietta Krikhaar will be there to welcome you. Come and chat about what interests you about the Common over a drink.

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Another Successful Bat Walk!

May 26, 2015
Another Successful Bat Walk!

We had another successful bat walk on Friday evening 22nd May with a nice turnout of people who really enjoyed being there and with plenty of bats to see and hear. It was a warm evening and over 20 people turned out, including quite a few from the Friends, quickly getting the hang of distinguishing bat…

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Clapham Common Bat Walk on Friday 22nd May, 9pm

April 29, 2015
Clapham Common Bat Walk on Friday 22nd May, 9pm

We are running the popular Clapham Common Bat Walk on Friday 22nd May, 9.00-10.00 pm, led by Dr Iain Boulton, who will give a fascinating introduction to bats and show us how to use the Anabat detectors! We will once again be looking for evidence of bat species such as the common pipistrelle, soprano pipistrelle and…

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Wetlands Opening Saturday 25 April!

April 29, 2015
Wetlands Opening Saturday 25 April!

We had a great turnout on the beautiful sunny Saturday of the Wetland Opening as local residents and children eagerly participated in the planting and getting muddy! Thank you to all!    The sun shone brightly as our FCC Chair Marcus Hope, Mayor Donatus Anyanwu and President of CCMAC Cllr Jane Edbrooke participated in the Opening Ceremony and…

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Join us and discover the Wildlife of Clapham Common on Sunday 17th May 2-4pm

April 10, 2015
Join us and discover the Wildlife of Clapham Common on Sunday 17th May 2-4pm

On 17th May 2015, we will again be running our popular guided Nature Trail around the Common. The trails last 30-45 minutes and are suitable for all ages, with families especially welcome. The trail is FREE and our trail map will also be available to buy in hard copy on the day, for £2. Look out…

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WetLands Opening Scheduled for 25 April 2015

March 19, 2015
WetLands Opening Scheduled for 25 April 2015

WETLANDS OPENING scheduled for Saturday 25 April. Details to be announced and this will be a family occasion. Block off the afternoon!

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FCC T-Shirts for Sale and Bags for Free

March 19, 2015
FCC T-Shirts for Sale and Bags for Free

Please support us by purchasing and using our merchandise: White Adults’ FCC T-Shirts £8 each Medium Large Green Children’s FCC T-Shirts £6 each XS (4-7 years) S (8-10 years) M (10-12 years) We also have Reusable Cloth Bags for FREE for each new member and/or purchaser! Please contact us for pick up arrangements at friends@claphamcommon.org  and…

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More Planting! A Brilliant Turn-Out

January 28, 2015
More Planting! A Brilliant Turn-Out

Brilliant turn-out for our last planting of the season: from children to ladies in fur coats making short work of 70kg of daffodil bulbs!  

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