Share your views on local parks – new locations added

Published: Tuesday 25th August 15

Some of the times and locations where staff from the parks department will be chatting to local people about the borough’s small parks this week have been changed.

The council is currently holding a public consultation on the best ways of looking after and protecting the borough’s 25 small local parks. This feedback will help shape future management plans.

Officers in the parks team are currently near the end of a series of face-to-face feedback sessions as part of the consultation so that they can answer questions and listen to the public’s thoughts and views.

Details of the remaining feedback sessions – including details of the ones that have been changed or added are as follows.

  • Wednesday, August 26 – 1pm Fred Wells Gardens SW11; 2.30pm Falcon Park SW11 and Shillington Park SW11 
  • Thursday August 27 - 11am Furzedown Rec SW17; 1pm Tooting Gardens SW17; 2.30pm Fountain Road Rec SW17

The consultation runs until August 31. To take part please visit If you would prefer to fill in a paper survey email or call (020) 8871 6347.

The 25 small parks at the heart of the consultation are:

  • Bramford Gardens, SW18 
  • Christchurch Gardens, SW11
  • Coronation Gardens, SW18
  • Falcon Park, SW11
  • Fountain Rec, SW17
  • Fred Wells Gardens, SW11
  • Furzedown Rec, SW17
  • Garratt Green, SW17
  • Garratt Lane Old Burial Ground, SW18 
  • Garratt Park, SW18
  • Godley Gardens, SW18
  • Harroway Gardens, SW11
  • Heathbrook Park, SW8
  • Latchmere Rec, SW11
  • Leader’s Gardens, SW15 
  • Montefiore Gardens, SW8
  • Lavender Gardens, SW11
  • Putney Old Burial Ground, SW15 
  • Shillington Park, SW11
  • Swaby Gardens, SW18
  • The Pleasance, SW15 
  • Tooting Gardens, SW17
  • Queenstown Green
  • York Gardens, SW11


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