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Walthamstow's Urban Trees: A walk to the London Wildlife Festival

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Wood St Station

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E17 3LX

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Please note that this event takes place within London Wildlife Festival, a ticket to the festival will also need to be purchased, please see the festival ticket page here.



Join Paul Wood to take a close look at the urban forest in E17. This walk starts at Wood Street Station, just a short distance from one of the Great Trees of London - the Wood Street Horse Chestnut.

After admiring this venerable tree, Paul will lead us through Walthamstow looking at the surprising and diverse trees gracing the streets on our route to Walthamstow Wetlands and the main events of the London Wildlife Festival.

Paul is the author of two books about London’s urban forest: ‘London is a Forest’ and ‘London’s Street Trees’, signed copies of both titles will be available to buy at the Festival.


Suitable for adults (12+).

Please note this walk takes place outdoors, please dress appropriately.

The walk will begin at Wood Street Station, and ends at London Wildlife Festival at Walthamstow Wetlands. We will be covering approximately 2.5 miles


Sunday 11th August

10:30-12:30

Length: 2 hours

Meeting Point: Wood Street Station (2.6m outside of the festival site)

Ending at Walthamstow Wetlands

£ FREE (with festival ticket)


The London Wildlife Festival is a new and exciting urban event celebrating the conservation and culture of Britain’s living world. Curated by London Wildlife Trust and David Lindo, The Urban Birder, the two-day event will be held at Europe’s largest urban wetlands, Walthamstow Wetlands, located just a 15 minutes tube journey from King’s Cross station. Taking place over the weekend of 9th – 11th August 2019.

A great weekend out with fun activies for children and families, and also a great programme of talks and workshops for Wildlife Enthusiasts, and anyone with an interest in green spaces in London and beyond.

Please see the main festival ticket page for family ticket and multiple day ticket options.


For more information, including access information, line- up and ways to get involved, visit the festival website www.londonwildlifefest.com

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