Read the Spring 2018 newsletter to find out about all our work and projects in the last year including this fantastic wildlife pond at Heathbrook Primary.
Father Nature is an award winning Brixton based landscaping social enterprise on a mission to green Lambeth and south London working with schools, community centres, TRAs and borough councils. We have an exciting new opportunity for a part time Project Manager to support our creative director Crispin Swayne with our growing number of landscaping and community projects. If you … Read More
Heads up! Grab your FREE family ticket to the Big Park Sleepover! Thanks to a successful crowdfunding campaign at Spacehive, the Big Park Sleepover 2016 is on! With over 170 kind people and businesses pledging support (including the Mayor of London, the Dogstar and CLS Holdings plc, Organic.com and Sainsbury’s Brixton Water Lane) we managed to raise all the … Read More
Father Nature is delighted to have been chosen by not one, but four schools in Lambeth to deliver their award winning food growing projects! The Mayor of London confirmed this week the 21 Lambeth and Croydon schools who will share the School Garden Grants £42,000 funding pot, allowing them to grow their own food as part of his ongoing drive … Read More
This time last year Father Nature were commissioned by Lambeth through the Neighbourhood Enhancement Programme (NEP) to tackle fly-tipping, careless parking and driving as well as sites of antisocial behaviour in the borough. Father Nature immediately set to work on what we called our ‘Beds not Bollards’ campaign, building planters and working with communities to make their street not only … Read More
St George and the Dragon This is the glorious new mosaic of St George and the dragon that was unveiled this week at Cato Road Pocket Park, off Bedford Road in Clapham. Father Nature’s Mr Badjie provided the manpower to erect the base and fill in the plastering while the mosaic itself was designed and created by local artist Giorgio … Read More
With the help of Father Nature, Richard Atkins Primary School has transformed its grounds into an inner city oasis filled with plants, greenhouses and raised beds for growing (see above), as well as a wealth of exciting new outdoor play and learning facilities. All the children at the school now have the perfect place to learn about nature, growing … Read More
We can’t wait for the Lambeth Country Show on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th July. We’re going to have so much fun! We’re delighted to have joined together with Natural Thinkers, experts in ‘natural’ play as well as Lambeth Family Learning to make one giant stand that will provide a bundle of FREE kid friendly family activities for the … Read More