QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
I have never been before, do I have to pre-book?
No pre-booking required.
Do I have to wear a helmet and pads?
All skate park users are strongly advised to wear safety clothing and headwear.
I am under 18yrs., do I need to come with a parent or guardian?
No, but toddlers should be accompanied by their parents or guardians.
As a parent or guardian, do I need to stay with my children while they ride their
skateboard/BMX bike or Scooter?
Where do I put my stuff?
There are no on-site facilities for storing personal stuff.
Can I graffiti?
The Council policy is that no graffiti is permitted on the Skate Park.
What time does the skate park open and close?
Lloyd Park open and closing hours – link: https://walthamforest.gov.uk/content/lloyd-park
Are skateboard lessons offered at the skate park?
SPUG may provide free skateboard lessons at skate jams.
UK Skateboard Association – http://www.ukskate.org.uk/
Waltham Forest Friends of Parks – http://www.friendsofparkswf.com/#
Air pollution – http://www.londonair.org.uk/LondonAir/Default.aspx
London Buses – https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/buses/
London Underground – https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/tube/
London Overground – https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/london-overground/
Waltham Forest Council Parking (Bedford Road Car Park) – https://walthamforest.gov.uk/content/council-car-parks
Nearest hospital 24 hour Emergency Department (Whipps Cross University Hospital) – www.nhs.uk/Services/hospitals/MapsAndDirections/DefaultView.aspx?id=46344