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Saving Southwark Woods

Videos of the story to save the woods and graves of

Camberwell Old and New Cemeteries    |    [email protected]    |    @southwarkwoods    |    Facebook Page Save Southwark Woods

A Walk Through Victorian Camberwell Old Cemetery - by SSW

The Slow and Tragic Death of a Beautiful Victorian Cemetery - by SSW

Trees - Our Cities' Lungs: An 8 Year Old Eco Warrior's Story - by Ella McLean and her 8 year old cousin Caity MacDonald

Southwark Councillor Darren Merrill denies to ITV News that Southwark has plans to dig up thousands of graves - ITV News report, 13th January 2016


Save the Heritage and Beauty of Britain's Cemeteries - by SSW

The Story of the destruction of Camberwell Old and New Cemeteries by Southwark Council - Evening Standard 10th April 2016

A Walk in Southwark Woods - by Sarah Rees for Bald Hiker TV

A delightful ‘secret’ London woodland that locals have named 'Southwark Woods' – an area of trees, wildflower lanes and common ground where nature has taken hold around Camberwell Old and New Cemeteries in Honor Oak, London. Locals are battling to save this pocket of woodland and wildlife from the bulldozers. It is facing destruction in planned 'development' by the council. Read Sarah's beautiful blog here...

Spring in Underhill Road Wood, Camberwell Old Cemetery - planned for the chop by Southwark Council - filmed May 2016