A charity supporting people, voluntary groups, charities and schools who protect and enhance the environment and solve environmental problems. SWLEN replaces and expands on the work of Richmond Environment Network. It works mainly in the London Boroughs of Richmond, Hounslow and Kingston.
The Conservation Volunteers TCV is a charity set up in 1959 with a successful history of environmental conservation volunteering throughout the UK and around the world.
Common Ground is internationally recognised for playing a unique role in the arts and environmental fields, distinguished by the linking of nature with culture, focussing upon the positive investment people can make in their own localities, championing popular democratic involvement, and by inspiring celebration as a starting point for action to improve the quality of our everyday places. Common Ground offer ideas, information and inspiration through publications and projects such as Field Days, Parish Maps, Flora Britannica, Apple Day, Community Orchards, Tree Dressing Day, Confluence and the campaign for Local Distinctiveness.
The Orchard Project works in partnership with communities to plant, manage, restore and harvest orchards in community areas, to help us all rediscover the pleasure of eating home grown fruit.