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Petersfield’s trees – their importance and value.

Petersfield’s trees – their importance and value.

Results of the i-Tree Eco survey. Trees and woodlands help to make urban living more enjoyable because they provide a range of benefits, or ‘ecosystem services’, to people living in and around the towns and cities they’re located in.  Trees improve local air quality,...

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Storms, Floods, Heatwaves – Community Forum

Storms, Floods, Heatwaves – Community Forum

Storms, Floods, Heatwaves - Can Petersfield Cope? Climate change is the most pressing issue of our time. The Met Office reports that there may be only 12 years before we reach 1.5°C of warming. How well or poorly prepared are we in Petersfield and surrounding villages...

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Litter Pick March 2019

Litter Pick March 2019

Petersfield Litter Analysis for Government Drinks Containers Deposit Scheme. Keep Britain Tidy’s Great British Spring Clean is underway. Petersfield Society organised a town litter-pick from 2nd to 9th March supported by East Petersfield Community Group, The...

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Litter-pickers ready to clean the streets in Petersfield

This image shows a group of residents, Petersfield Society members and Trustees shortly before the start of one of our regular litter picking sessions. It’s interesting to see the mix of people in the group, many of whom have no formal ties with the Society, ranging from supervised school children through to pensioners, with a few easily recognised faces.