The Little-Known Life of Ants…

Events general News Talks

THE LITTLE-KNOWN LIFE OF ANTS… A TALK BY GINO BRIGNOLI 14th MARCH, 7PM-8.45PM. ST MICHAEL’S CHURCH, ELMWOOD RD, CHISWICK W4 3DZ. We are excited to have Gino Brignoli visit Chiswick to talk about – ants!  Ants play an important part in ecosystems worldwide.  Biodiversity and … Read more


AGM 2024 The WildChiswick AGM will be held on 20th March 2024.  MEMBERS ONLY. Agenda and supporting documents will be sent to members 2 weeks before the meeting date.

Snout’s First Trip Out! A book written for hedgehogs (and young humans)


Joanne Gilbert, Founder of WildChiswick, has written a book for children about hedgehogs. This is a children’s book with beautiful illustrations, a lovely story with an educational element explaining what hedgehogs need from us to help them survive.   The book costs £6.99 plus postage … Read more

Evening with Edward Mayer, Swift Expert

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We are delighted that Edward Mayer, founder of the Swift Conservation Group, will join us to share his experiences with this magnificent bird as well as give us some advice on how to help the local population.  Edward will talk about how important biodiversity and … Read more

Photo credit: Jon Perry

Hedgehog celebration!

We will be at Boston Manor Park on 6th April afternoon to celebrate hedgehogs!  Along with our friends Ealing Wildlife Group and the Park Rangers we will be talking about hedgehogs, reading children’s hedgehog stories, building hibernaculars for them to live in and you can … Read more

Photo credit: PTES

December 2023 Newsletter


We have done lots of work this year and we would love you to come along and join us in 2024! By reading the newletter you will gain a good understanding of what we do as a community group to help our local wildlife and … Read more

Baby robin.

Nature photo comp exhibition at St Nicholas Church

Our nature photo winners and runners-up are now being exhibited at St Nicholas’ Church, Church Street. The exhibition will be there until Monday 20th. Why not pop by and take a look! Let us know what you think!

Builders merchants across UK now supply Hedgehog Friendly Fencing

The information below was taken from the Hedgehog Street Website. For many years Hedgehog Street has been working to encourage builders’ merchants to supply gravel boards and fencing with holes for hedgehogs already in them. You can now do your bit by buying from the … Read more

Chiswick Hedgehog Highway.

Wild About Chiswick

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Chiswick Pier Trust Talk, 24th October at 7pm, Wild About Chiswick! Jo Gilbert MSc founder of WildChiswick and author of Snout’s First Trip Out (a book for children about hedgehogs) is delighted to have been invited by Chiswick Pier Trust to talk about how she … Read more