Closure of Brockwell Hall public toilets

Brockwell Hall rearTo all Park Users

The outdoor toilets by Brockwell Hall have been closed for at least two weeks due to a severe blockage. Plumbers have worked on the blockage but without success and next week may have to excavate the pipework to expose the blockage.

The public toilets by the Walled Garden and by the sports facilities are open as normal.

Benjamin Croft Trio cancels performance

Ben Croft TrioWe regret to inform you that today’s jazz performance has been cancelled by Benjamin Croft Trio.

While the weather in the Park was fine from late morning up until 2.30pm, where there was a brief shower followed by sunshine, the group did not want to risk damage to their equipment and they informed BPCP shortly before 1pm today (when they had been due to arrive at the park) that they were cancelling the event.

The next MADD for Brockwell Park event is local group Soul Intent – Motown, Stax and funk classics, 2.30pm Sunday 7th September 2014 at the performance space by Brockwell Hall.

 

Wasps close paddling pool

paddling poolLambeth Parks apologised to park users after Brockwell Park’s paddling pool was closed today – due to a wasps nest. The nest had been treated by Pest Control and they advised Lambeth that the facility should be kept closed in case the wasps were aggravated.

It is envisaged that the paddling pool will reopen on Tuesday 29th July.

Wet Play Area – dates for essential maintenance

paddling poolDear Park Users.

Lambeth Parks staff has advised that the paddling pool section of the wet play area will be out of action for essential maintenance work on Monday 14th July 2014, and every second Monday of each month until further notice.

 

The engineers are draining the tank to remove a build up of sludge and to ensure less breakdowns of the facility in future. A notice has also been placed on the gate to the wet play area.