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Chair’s Welcome

I am delighted as Chair of the Friends to welcome you to our website. Bushy Park and Home Park are two wonderful large green oases in the south west corner of London. Feeling wild, they are natural places with ancient histories, fascinating heritage and superb wildlife. Both are Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) containing rare species. These are places to be enjoyed and conserved. Which is why the Friends exist, campaigning, supporting and protecting the parks, and enhancing visitors’ enjoyment with information, advice and guidance.

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Seven Swans a-Swimming...

Seven Swans a-Swimming...

Cygnets in Home Park by Rita Power

… well, eight if we included Mum! Rita Power photographed this family of seven cygnets in Home Park on 23 May 2012. The cob was standing guard on the bank keeping everyone at bay.

Swans are very protective of their young, so please do give them an extra wide berth at this time of year.

Walks & Talks

Forthcoming event

Latest report

A perimeter walk of Home Park led by Nicholas Garbutt was enjoyed by over 45 people on 2nd September.Walk in Home Park- 2nd September

Full report...