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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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Safer access into Bushy Park

Safer access into Bushy Park

New Zebra Crossing at Church Grove Gate

A new zebra crossing has been installed outside Bushy Park’s Church Grove Gate in Hampton Wick.

The crossing creates safe access to the Park from St John’s Church which has seen a huge growth in its congregation since re-opening in 2010 with almost 100 children at the church every Sunday. The area is also busy with young people throughout the week with the popular skate park and community cafe at King’s Field and the new Friday youth club at the Warehouse behind St John’s.

Walks & Talks

Forthcoming event

Thursday, 23rd Nov 8:00 pm

The Royal Parks in the Great War. Talk by David Ivison

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...