Watch out for Asian Hornets

News

Asian Hornets are spreading across the South East of the UK and causing problems with bee hives. They are also a threat to our wild bees and other pollinators. Please read the article in Chiswick Calendar written by our Founder, Jo Gilbert. Click here to … Read more


Case Studies on Amphibian Rescues at Chiswick Business Park

Projects Volunteers

For several years now a determined group of volunteers have been rescuing newts and toads from the Chiswick Business Park where they hibernate before heading to the lake in Spring to spawn. Here are two case studies, written by Sivi Sivanesan, that cover the work … Read more


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

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)

Hedgehogs

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

Events News Talks

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

Chiswick Flower Market

Events Hedgehogs

We will be at the flower market during Hedgehog Awareness Week!  Yes, we will be talking hedgehogs plus other projects we are working on.  Pop by and see us!


Chiswick Flower Market

December 2023 Newsletter

News

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.