Coming Events

Events related to urban wildlife, social history or The Green London Way  -and led by Bob Gilbert- include:


Friday 11 May - Sunday 13 May
Flora Britannica; a weekend on wild flowers, their history, folklore and religious connections
Hilfield Friary, Hilfield, Dorset
Details to be published on the web-site or contact

Saturday 22 November  9.15-5.30
'1968; Rethinking the Legacy'
Bob Gilbert will be speaking at this all day conference on 'Replacing the Local'
One University Square, Stratford, London E15 1NF
Tickets £15/£7.50 from bit/ly/RETHINKING-1968

Wednesday 7 November 7.30pm
Bob will be speaking on his new book 'Ghost Trees: Wildlife and People in a London Parish'
Broadway Bookshop, 6 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 4QJ

Wednesday 21 November  6.0 - 8.0pm

Our Kind of Town Public Lecture

Bob will be speaking on 'Greenery and Greed – The Loss of Natural London'
The Bartlett School of Planning, UCL,  Tavistock Street, London WC1. Free 

Sunday 16 December 2.0pm
As part of a 'Deep Ecology' day Bob will be introducing and reading from his new book 'Ghost Trees: London and Wildlife in a London Parish'
London Buddhist Centre, 51 Roman Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 0HG.  Free