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Chair’s Welcome

I am delighted as Chair of the Friends to welcome you to our website. Bushy Park and Home Park are two wonderful large green oases in the south west corner of London. Feeling wild, they are natural places with ancient histories, fascinating heritage and superb wildlife. Both are Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) containing rare species. These are places to be enjoyed and conserved. Which is why the Friends exist, campaigning, supporting and protecting the parks, and enhancing visitors’ enjoyment with information, advice and guidance.

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Oak Processionary Moth nest removal

Oak Processionary Moth nest removal

Oak Processionary Moth nest removal

No – aliens have not landed, the men in white “space” suits in cherry pickers that are in Bushy at the moment are in fact removing Oak Processionary Moth nests.

Nests have been identified by the teams of volunteers and are now being removed

Please do not approach or touch the moths or their nests as they are highly toxic and can cause extreme allergic reactions.

Click here to see our gallery of photos about the removal of Oak Processionary Moth nests

Walks & Talks

Forthcoming event

Thursday, 23rd Nov 8:00 pm

The Royal Parks in the Great War. Talk by David Ivison

Latest report

A perimeter walk of Home Park led by Nicholas Garbutt was enjoyed by over 45 people on 2nd September.Walk in Home Park- 2nd September

Full report...