Invitation to Sydenham Garden AGM to be held on 13 November 2021

  As we are currently restricting numbers within the Resource Centre due to Covid-19, our AGM this year will once again be held online. Anyone who would like to attend will be most welcome to join us on the day. Instructions on how to register and vote are set out in the AGM notice here:…

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Corporate Team Building Days Return to Sydenham Garden

  Having had to put Corporate Team Building days on hold over the last 18 months due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we were really pleased to be able to welcome companies back to Sydenham Garden during September.   A big thank you goes out to the teams from  Henderson Rowe who helped out at the Resource Centre…

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Green Flag Awards 2021

Sydenham Garden flies the flag as one of the country’s best parks & green spaces.   In a record-breaking year for the Green Flag Award, as the scheme marks its Silver Jubilee, Sydenham Garden is one of 2127 celebrating success today.     Today, Sydenham Garden is raising a Green Flag Community Award which recognises…

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Sow & Grow / McCarthy Stone Foundation

    We would like to offer our thanks to the McCarthy Stone Foundation for their very generous grant they recently awarded Sydenham Garden for our Sow & Grow project. The grant will help us to continue our work helping local people in the early stages of dementia through weekly activity sessions at our Resource…

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Felix’s marathon mission

  On Sunday 3rd October, Felix Ovwighowara ran the London Marathon in 4 hours and 50 minutes, and has managed to raise over £1,000 in aid of Sydenham Garden. Thank you so much to everyone who has donated, and of course to Felix, who chose to support us, ran like the wind and finished the…

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Saturday Plant Sale

We haven’t been able to hold our usual spring and winter fairs or summer festivals, which has been a huge loss in income but has also meant that we have LOADS OF BRILLIANT PLANTS FOR SALE! We would like to invite you to come along to our front courtyard at our Wynell Rd garden for…

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We’re recruiting!

  PLEASE NOTE APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED We are seeking a talented and passionate Director to take the organisation’s work into its next phase. The new Director will be central in leading it, shaping its plans and growing the organisation. They will oversee a staff of 12+, over 70 volunteers and 120 co-workers. We are…

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Plant Sale Sell Out!

Update …….🪴🌱Plant Sale SOLD OUT!!! 🌱🪴 Thanks to everyone who has contacted Sue over the past few days. She has been inundated with orders and it’s a clean sweep sell out. Lovely to think about all the plants going to new gardens and greening up South East London.     If you’ve ever been lucky…

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Captain Tom 100

                  SYDENHAM GARDEN SUPPORTERS INVITED TO CELEBRATE CAPTAIN SIR TOM’S ACHIEVEMENTS IN SPECIAL FUNDRAISING EVENT Friday 30 April would have been Captain Sir Tom’s 101st birthday and is the one-year anniversary of the extraordinary celebrations that followed the conclusion of his fundraising walk that raised an incredible £38.9…

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RNIB Petition

  In memory of Cleveland, who was keen supporter of Sydenham Garden for many years, we want to share with our friends and supporters an important campaign the RNIB have recently set up. They are calling upon the UK Government and Network Rail to make railway stations safe for all blind and partially sighted people…

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