A whole lot going on in 2017

Greetings, park users! We’re planning another season of great events – here’s a run-down for the year ahead. Saturday 18th March – FOLP In The Park: Join us for a day of activities in the park as part of Waltham…

The big Lloyd Park spring clean

Join us for a day of activities on Saturday 18th March in the park as part of Waltham Forest’s Spring Clean weekend. Here’s what’s going to be happening: Have your say at the big Lloyd Park Forum 10.30-11.30am, in the…

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The Halloween Skate Jam

Come along to the Lloyd Park Halloween Skate Jam on Saturday 29th October, 11am-5pm: Free event A two-hour skateboard beginner session – opportunity for kids and older to try skateboarding with experienced skateboarders Skateboard, BMX and stunt scooter competitions with…

Walthamstow Garden Party 2016

It’s that time again… in just a couple of weeks Lloyd Park will play host to another fantastic Walthamstow Garden Party, on 16 and 17 July. We’ll be there with our own FOLP stand, speaking to the public, handing out…

It’s the FOLP May Day Fair 2016

Can it be that time of year again? Yes, the daffodils we planted last October have shown their bright faces, the trees are in bloom, and the mud around the running track is drying up nicely… it must be time…

Help – we need somebodies!

Lloyd Park is a big resource for Walthamstow, and let’s face it, one of the very best things about living in E17. But Friends of Lloyd Park is only a small bunch of local residents volunteering their time to ensure…

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Park wins Green Flag award

Lloyd Park has just received a Green Flag award – the national benchmark for quality for recreational parks and green spaces in the UK. This is a serious achievement and not all applicants make the grade. The council applied for…

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Historical Lloyd Park

Did you know that the moat in Lloyd Park dates back to at least 1714? Or that the park almost housed a fire station on Aveling Fields? Read more about our park’s history by Sue Nisbet, a long-standing Friend of…

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Festive fun

Need we remind you that it’s not long until Christmas? Here’s an important date for your diaries: the Friends will be holding their annual festive singalong in the park on Sunday 22nd December. Join us for mulled wine, roasted chestnuts,…