Dog show winners & May Day photos

We’ve got so many great photos from our magnificent May Day Fair and dog show that we’ve put them all here, on Flickr. A round of applause, please, for our wonderful dog show winners: Best junior handler 1. Frankie (Labrador)…

Dog show May 2013

Marvellous May Fair – 5 May

Join the Friends on Monday 5 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…

Mairi drinks tent

Free arts festival, 26-27 July

The Friends are delighted to announce the Walthamstow Garden Party, which will take place in Lloyd Park on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 July. The Barbican and Create London have been commissioned by Waltham Forest Council to present a weekend…

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Playground update

Three parent members of the Friends of Lloyd Park had a very positive meeting with Ben Frearson from Waltham Forest Council on Valentine’s day, to discuss next steps for getting some new playground equipment in Lloyd Park. The story so…

Friends of Lloyd Park

Election lobbying starts here

Did you know there are 500 Friends of Parks groups in London? The Friends of Lloyd Park meets these other groups several times a year, at the London Green Spaces Friends Groups Network. Preparing for the coming local and European…

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New play equipment by Easter

You may remember that the Friends have been working for some time to get some additional playground equipment in Lloyd Park, and we did a survey late last year to gather views from local parents. This showed most people would…

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Winter Warmer Sing-a-long

We will be holding our annual Winter Warmer Sing-a-long on Sunday 22nd December from 2pm, this year in partnership with the William Morris Gallery. Join us for festive fare including roast chestnuts, mulled wine, mince pies and also festive singing,…

Bowling

Curious about bowling?

If you’ve ever thought about trying bowling in the park, why not join the Walthamstow Borough Bowls Club on their new synthetic green? New members, including beginners, are very welcome, and you can enjoy social or competitive bowling. The friendly…