Well, what a moment. I'm really excited to able to say I have been given the opportunity to take The Wild Network forward as Director, I can't wait to get stuck in. I want to thank David, The Green Lions, the founder members of the network and everyone involved in creating and starting this movement. My aim now is to
Wild Organisation Friends of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park
“Tower Hamlets is a borough of extremes – immense wealth and immense poverty, the green agenda can get pushed out,” says Ken Greenway, manager of
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, the only woodland park in the borough.
“The park is unique to the lives of children who only know busy roads and cramped housing.”
Volunteer Wild Hero: Julie Merrett RSPB Avalon Marshes
Spend a day on the Somerset Levels with Julie Merrett and you won’t just be building random dens, but fox dens, otter holts, badger setts. “Badger dens are
quite complicated,” she says, “they have lots of rooms.” Or you might be playing a cryptic identification game, following clues left on fence and finger posts
Carfree Day is about slowing down and moving at a pace tailored to Wild Time. When we choose foot or bicycle over motorized travel kids seize the opportunity.
Perhaps on a walk to the supermarket suddenly a normal garden wall will be transformed into a balancing beam. Or time will be taken to explore a caterpillar climbing up a branch.
Latest WildTime Ideas
Combine the concept of community gardens and environmental play- scapes to create edible, engaging natural habitats in the courtyard spaces
Create a wild area in the school playground or garden to encourage diversity in wildlife. Collect and gather piles of
Children get a small trowel and dig into moist earth to find worms. Check them out, talk about size,