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20th May 2017 / News

Prince Imperial hedge restored

The Prince Imperial monument has been restored to its former glory after Council contractors mistakenly hacked down the surrounding hedge...
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snowflake flower
31st March 2017 / News

New plant species found on Common

A flower species not previously seen on Chislehurst Common has been discovered on a verge on Summer Hill. The Summer...
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WarMemorial
10th March 2017 / News

War memorial granted listed status

The war memorial on Chislehurst Common has been awarded Grade II listed status, thanks to pupils at Montbelle Primary School....
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3rd March 2017 / News

Keeping up with the Keepers

Chislehurst Commons employs two full-time Keepers who between them maintain the 180 acres of land. Their role is integral to...
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WW2 Ammunition
10th February 2017 / News

WWII ammunition found on the Common

When Keeper Peter Edwards unearthed a rusty bullet clip just off Kemnal Road, he was curious to find how old...
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19th January 2017 / News

Free guided tours of Chislehurst Commons

Chislehurst Commons offers free guided walks throughout the year, each one with a different focus. The walks are led by...
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13th January 2017 / News

Caught on camera: pupils cheer as tree is felled

Pupils at St Nicks primary school cheered in delight as they unexpectedly witnessed the emergency felling of a tree on...
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ResidentsWarned
12th January 2017 / News

Residents warned against feeding bread to birds

Chislehurst Commons are reminding locals not to feed bread to the birds on the ponds because it encourages rats and...
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Commons volunteer
21st October 2016 / News

Commons volunteer recounts childhood memories of Chislehurst

Don Drage is Chislehurst born and bred with an extraordinary, lifelong association with one particular road. Now in his seventies,...
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CommonsPeople
10th September 2016 / News

We are the common people, say Trustees

Here in Chislehurst we are surrounded by 180 acres of private land that every one of us has the historic...
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Events

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    Oct
    2018

    Autumnal walk

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    05
    Dec
    2018

    Evergreens walk

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