Volunteer work day

Love Lane wildlife garden is holding a community working day

Wednesday 17th April 10am – 3pm

Volunteers are asked to wear appropriate clothing for the day. You may wish to bring a change of clothes as it could be muddy. Waterproof, long sleeved clothing and sturdy outdoor footwear are essential.

bring lunch and drinks and come enjoy the day with us and green infrastructure for growth who have been helping us with lots of work over the winter.

new benches provided by GIFG

Our day will look a bit like this

10am Tool Talk and H&S briefing
10.15am – 11.30 Meadow surround planting with plug plants
(break) Litter pick across site
11.45 – 1pm Raking cut meadow areas

Pruning around lower entrance

1 – 1.45pm Lunch
1.45 – 3pm Pruning in woodland area to clear patch

Litterpick woodland
Mulching paths

3.15pm Clear up and congratulate the team!

everyone is welcome,

If you want to know more about PEN and maybe join then ask for Ian on the day.

PEN AGM 2019

If you are interested in the work of Pen and want to get involved with its 2 current projects Millenium woods and love lane wildlife garden then why not come to the AGM and say hello.

AGM 27th March 7:30pm Redwing gallery in Penzance

Membership fees are now due and if you want to join You can download  a copy of the PEN Membership 2019 Payments and form can be left at PEN c/o redwing Gallery, 36A Market Jew Street, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2HT UK or bring it along to the meeting

There is a sliding scale based on ability to pay:

£5 Concessional £10 INDIVIDUAL £15 COUPLE OR FAMILY


Hand form to a committee member or contact secretary@p-e-n.org.uk

PLease feel free to donate more towards the work of PEN

We are also looking for volunteers if you are interested please introduce yourself at the agm or contact us.

Love lane wildlife garden

Love Lane Wildlife garden and food forest has some new benches and entry way.

Why not come along on Wednesday to our informal volunteer day 10 till 3 ish weather dependent! If it’s raining we don’t meet.

if you would like to support PEN You can download  a copy of the PEN Membership Form  bring it along on the day or  (preferably) email secretary@p-e-n.org.uk payments can only be made in person at the moment


Hedgelaying in Millennium Wood, Tuesday 20th March

Next Tuesday, 20th March, there will be the first installment of green infrastructure input for the public space of Millennium Wood, from Cornwall Council using European regional development funds.

There is an opportunity to get involved in laying hedges, and instruction will be given, though tools are not provided. Therefore a sharp billhook or axe, plus pruning shears/ loppers and gloves, etc., would equip anyone wanting to learn. The leader/facilitator has also asked that participants bring eye protection.

The contact for this activity is:


Meeting 22nd February 2018

Notice of PEN Meeting on 22nd February.

Open to members and non members.

7pm Redwing Gallery, Penzance.

Please email secretary@p-e-n.org.uk if you are interested in attending and would like the agenda.

The charity is in need of Trustees and volunteers who are experienced and have time to invest in both Love Lane and Millennium Woods.