Category: Closed Project

During the summer holidays of 2008 five volunteers from Sustainable Merton installed a pond-based ecosystem at Singlegate Primary School in Colliers Wood with the help of pupils, parents and staff. A raised dry wall rockery was built and a selection of flowering shrubs, trees and spring bulbs were planted. Aquatic plants for the pond, a …

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Posted on: April 17, 2008 | Author: Sustainable Merton

Replacing plastic bags with reusable ones. In 2008, Sustainable Merton member Mariana Cervantes-Burchill co-ordinated our first big project:  Bags for Better Lives. Sustainable Merton knocked on 3000 doors in Wimbledon Park to a deliver a sponsored cotton shopping bag. We did not ask for money, only that residents should try to remember to use the …

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Posted on: April 16, 2008 | Author: Sustainable Merton