Chelsea Fringe - Urban Greening Poetry Tour

Friday 2nd June, 6.30pm-8.30pm

A lyrical ramble around some community gardening projects in West Norwood
Start at the West Norwood Bus Garage, on the corner of Ernest Ave and Knights Hill SE27
Finish at Tritton Vale Pocket Garden, SE27
Please follow the link to register your interest.
The walk is free, but you may be asked to read some poetry en route.

Chelsea Fringe - Urban Greening Poetry Tour

A breath of cold air reading Sylvia Plath

Look! Magic in a bottle has arrived in West Norwood!

The writing is on the wall at Norwood Bus Garage, Knight's Hill, London SE27 0HN (at the corner of Knight's Hill and Rothschild Street). Read the background story online at

'Not wholly in the busy world, nor quite / Beyond it, blooms the garden that I love'.

From 'The Gardener's Daughter' by Alfred Lord Tennyson.

Photograph taken by Michael Newington Gray.
From left to right: Anthony Campling, technical adviser; Robert Dawson, designer (; Gordon Elliott, deputy operations manager; Wayne Trevor, of Norwood Bzz Garage; and Janet and John Haney, of PoetrySlabs.

With thanks to Peter Williams ( and Pete Owen for our signature photograph.