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Wandle Fortnight

There are over 60 community events and activities taking place over this year's Wandle Fortnight, from walks and talks, to cycle rides, picnics and even and beer and music festival.


The Wandle Fortnight runs from September 9th to 24th - for more information and to find out what events are happening near you, visit wandlevalleyforum.org.uk.

Spencer Road Wetlands Open Days

Spencer Road Wetlands is located at the corner of Spencer Road and Wood Street, close to the River Wandle and on land once used for watercress production.


The one hectare space has raised walkways, allowing visitors to walk around the reed swamps, wetland vegetation, woodland and ponds. The wetlands are home to birds including the grey heron, reed warbler and kingfisher.


While not normally open to the public, the London Wildlife Trust run several open days during the summer.


This year the open days will be on the following Saturdays between 11am and 1.30pm:

  • June 3rd
  • July 1st
  • August 19th
  • September 2nd
  • September 23 - added date as part of Wandle Fortnight

More information can be found at wildlondon.org.uk.