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Dog show winners

This year’s dog show was our best ever, with 186 entrants and 22 dogs taking part in the on-lead agility. Here are the winners: Best junior handler 1st Merry the black Labrador handled by Annie 2nd Frankie the chocolate Labrador…

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May Fair and Dog Show – 4 May

Join the Friends on Monday 4 May for our marvellous May Fair and Dog Show. We’re making this free event bigger and better than ever, once again featuring Donna Maria’s Maypole Extravaganza. We’ll have a feast of food and drink…

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Aveling Centre award

The 56th Annual Civic Trust Awards Ceremony was held on Friday 6th March at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London. From 238 applications, 91 national and international projects were rewarded with a Civic Trust Award or Commendation – and Lloyd Park’s…

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Art Miles – 22nd March

Raise much-needed funds for the William Morris Gallery while exploring your creative side in the beautiful surroundings of Lloyd Park. On 22nd March, for one day only, the park will be transformed into an arts and crafts activity trail for…

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Who was Edward Lloyd?

This year, we celebrate the bicentenary of Edward Lloyd (1815-1890), the Victorian publisher our park is named after. Lloyd is the lesser-known resident of Water House, which is now the lively, much-loved William Morris Gallery. In 1898, Lloyd’s family donated…

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Festive singalong – 21 Dec

Festive Singalong in Lloyd Park Sunday 21 December 2-4pm Join us for an afternoon of festive cheer, including music from East London Brass, roasted chestnuts, mulled wine, hot spiced apple juice (with optional rum) and homemade bakes. In partnership with…

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Park cafe – your views

We’ll be pitching our marquee outside the Aveling Cafe between 11am and 2pm this Saturday 29th November. We want to talk to members and non members about your aspirations for the cafe in the future. All the feedback we receive…

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Plans for Garden Party 2015

This news is hot off the press! We had a great Q&A session at our AGM last night with Rachel Smith from the Barbican and Claire Witney from Waltham Forest Council. For those of you who couldn’t attend, here are…

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Aveling Centre – the future

We’re excited to be playing an active part in the future of the Aveling Centre. Here’s the council’s statement on the current situation: “Waltham Forest Council is making preparations to take over the hub building in Lloyd Park, including the…

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Halloween skate jam

**** Unfortunately the Halloween skate jam has had to be postponed as we have been let down by our sponsors. We hope to reschedule the event soon ****   Fancy showing off your tricks in the skatepark?  Then come to…