Good Parks for London

In a report on London parks, Lambeth parks have scored well in spite of cuts to the revenue budget.

The London Friends of Green Spaces Network report on a benchmarking exercise which places Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham highest among London parks for public satisfaction in a new league table published by Parks for London, which aims to raise standards in public parks.

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Another tree has to go

The poplar tree near the tennis courts has become unstable and was heard

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creaking in the wind by a park user who reported it to Parks. The new tree officer tells us that it is rotted through the trunk and likely to fall, especially now that high winds are expected.  It is going to be removed urgently.

Sad but Parks will replace it.