Balsam bash and river maintenance with Kingston University Biodiversity Action Group



Kingston University London, Grange Road, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2QJ, Knights Park

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We’ve been working hard to remove invasive Himalayan balsam from the banks of the Hogsmill, while clearing any rubbish that we find.

Come along and join in with this easy-peasy invasive species removal on the riverbank! An essential task to boost biodiversity and good fun on a sunny afternoon.

Booking is essential for this free event, as well as the booking details (name and email) please email the following extra information to

Dietary allergies - we normally provide snacks at our events,

Mobile number - we use this to contact people on the day of the event, if we have to cancel due to weather or our meeting location changes. 

Hope to see you there. 


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email Sivi Sivanesan on

What are my options for getting to and from the event?

We normally email joining instructions the week before an event, allowing time for as many people to sign up as possible. 

If you had a specific query that you would like answered sooner, please email Sivi Sivanesan on

The skills you develop by taking part in this activity can be used to build your Kingston Award reflections on Career Zone.  Find out more by watching  our Kingston Award video, visiting our Kingston Award webpages or getting in touch with us.