Swaines Green

Swaines Green is a 22 acre site on the western side of Epping. It comprises mixed woodland, scrub and open meadow, providing habitat for a wealth of trees, plants, and wildlife.
Come and enjoy the area - we welcome ramblers, dog walkers, school parties, bird watchers and naturalists. There are no opening hours, enjoy it whenever you wish!
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The Friends of Swaines Green

We are a registered Charity with the objective of conserving Swaines Green, working with our partners Epping Forest Countrycare and the Conservators of Epping Forest. We also aim to ensure and promote continued free public access, and encourage scientific research and educational visits.
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Find us

The red markers show access points. There is no car park, please respect local residents when parking on public roads.

News

The latest news from the Friends of Swaines Green:

Sightings

These are recent sightings of wildlife at Swaines Green. Click here to view a full list or to add your own. Please preface your sightings with the date, time and weather.

  • Roger on SightingsFriday 4th Jan 2019 - 1 RAVEN seen flying over calling, heading SW at approx...
  • Roger on Sightings28 Dec 2018 at dusk - Corvid roost in Forties Field: Magpie at least 50,...
  • Roger on Sightings7 Dec 2018 pm. (partly cloudy and breezy after heavy morning rain) - 40 Linnets,...
  • Roger on Sightings29 Nov 2018 pm. (dull, mild, windy) - 1 Fieldfare, 15 Redwings, 15 Goldfinches 1...
  • Roger on Sightings8 Nov 2018 1400-1530 - Black-headed Gull 80, Common Gull 17, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1...

Events

Please note the date of the next May Fayre:
Saturday 4th May 2019.

Our Partners...

Our Sponsors

Our heartfelt thanks to these companies whose support is much appreciated: