The Friends of Blythe Hill Fields exists to represent everyone living around or using Blythe Hill Fields. Our purpose is to achieve sustainable improvements and facilities in this vital resource for the benefit of the whole community. We aim to promote the increased use and enjoyment of this essential open space.

Next Meeting:

Monday 20 November, 8pm
Upstairs at Blythe Hill Tavern, Blythe Hill Lane, SE23

Minutes of all previous meetings in Downloads*



AGM - 30 October 2017

The 2017 was really well attended with a number of very welcome new faces to the group. It was a really positive meeting and was attended by Peter Maynard, Green Space Contract Officer for Lewisham Council. We discussed the possibility of working towards a Green Flag for Blythe Hill Felds, an internationally recognised symbol for quality parks.

The accounts were presented and approved and can be found here, the minutes will be uploaded soon.

Committee elections were held and positions are:

Chair - James Cross (fundraising)
Treasurer - David Lowry (website)
Secretary - Ellie Rogers
People & Wildlife - Shahanara Begum (community garden), assisted by Darren Francis (Bio-diversity)

Jane Aebi
Marcel Jenkins (ping pong table)
Suzanne McDougall (social media and support)
Rebecca O'Connor (street art)
Tim Part
Fiona Salmon (playground)
Jim Smith (festival)
Kate Stroud (community garden and playground project)
Madeline Tanoto (festival)
Nicholas Taylor

Thank you to everyone who joined the committee - we are in good shape for an amazing year ahead!


All enquiries to the group - email the secretary

*All documents in PDF format. To get Acrobat Reader click below