High Down Wilds Up
Our ecology garden, created and maintained by prisoners and staff, will provide welcome habitats for native wildlife and an enriching and inspiring environment for all who see, hear and feel it.
Social and official visitors to High Down prisoners should follow the visits guidance on the Justice webpage for HMP High Down. Visitors to staff at HMP High Down should follow the standard security guidelines provided by the staff contact prior to the visit.
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What we've been up to
|What we did||When we did it||How many people took part||Who was there|
|We made the Pollinator Promise at www.opalexplorenature.org/polli-promise||15/04/2019 - 14:30||1||Mostly adults 25+|
|A group of prisoners recycled wooden pallets to form 4 bug hotels, stained them and filled them with bamboo, bricks and roof tiles.||07/11/2018 - 09:30||4||Mostly adults 25+|
|Gardens instructors and 14 prisoners dug the pond.||21/01/2019 - 09:30||16||Mostly adults 25+|
|We designed a rough plan of our garden including the essential habitats for wildlife, creating an impetus with which to engage colleagues.||17/08/2018 - 12:00||4||Mostly adults 25+|