Welcome to

South West London Environment Network 


**We have a number of vacancies for enthusiastic & passionate communications volunteers to join our friendly team! Click here to view the advert.**

A charity helping people and organisations who protect and enhance the environment. We work in the London Boroughs of Richmond upon Thames and Kingston upon Thames.

We help environmental groups to start, operate, find volunteers, raise funds, get insured, share good practices and collaborate. Many of these groups manage or help to manage parks or open spaces.

If you need help with an environmental project see our Supporting environmental groups and Help for a group pages or email us. We are currently working with residents around Murray Park, Whitton and Isleworth Promenade, Twickenham.

To find out about local environmental groups, see Looking for a group? or see our map of groups and projects in Richmond upon Thames.

For voluntary work see Looking to volunteer? or email us.


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Many of the Upcoming events below seek volunteers and are run by environmental groups in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.


Upcoming events

Green Gym in Pevensey Road Nature Reserve in Hounslow

Monday 15 September 2014

The Conservation Volunteers welcome new volunteers to get involved in this exciting project! 

The Pevensey Road Green Gym

Sessions are held every Monday from 11am to 2pm...

Nature Play group in Richmond for babies and children

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Nature Play - Richmond Park Group

Nature Play is an informal group and meeting.
The Richmond group was initiated by Natalie Dupuis and Chloe Walkhom.
Read more about the initiative here.

Nature's Gym - Conservation Volunteer Session

Tuesday 16 September 2014


Improve your health and wellbeing by taking part in conservation activities in nature reserves, parks and green spaces in Richmond. Nature’s Gym is free and fun – and no...

Community gardening at Strawberry Hill House

Tuesday 16 September 2014

A regular drop in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners.  Meet at the community garden or in the polytunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed...

Gardening at Orleans House, Twickenham

Wednesday 17 September 2014

Join the volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham to help look after the gardens and woodland. Led by an experienced gardener.  Meets most Wednesdays unless the weather is very...

TCV Conservation Workday in Richmond Borough

Wednesday 17 September 2014

TCV, The Conservation Volunteers, is a national conservation charity with a local office in Twickenham, working across Richmond Borough. TCV Richmond run practical conservation work days every


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