Find out what's going on at the Royal Parks Foundation and across all eight of London's magical Royal Parks.
- 4 July 2016
Royal Parks welcome Loyd Grossman CBE as new Chairman
A new Royal Parks charity will be led by lifelong arts and heritage enthusiast Loyd Grossman CBE following his appointment as its new Chairman.
- 8 June 2016
Come and join the fun in the Royal Parks this summer
The flowers are blooming, the trees are in full leaf and the sun is shining – it can only mean one thing, summer is finally here! And it’s brought with it lots of exciting events in Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens for you to enjoy. From scavenger hunts a
- 18 March 2016
Our top 5 events in the Royal Parks this spring
As the days get longer and the sun finally appears from behind the clouds, London’s Royal Parks really come to life! The daffodils are blooming, the frogs are spawning and the birds are busily preparing their nests for the arrival of their new spring hatc
- 18 February 2016
New charitable body to manage the Royal Parks
Our plans to launch a new charitable body to manage and fundraise for London’s Royal Parks have been given the go ahead by the government.
- 14 January 2016
Brompton Cemetery gets formal pledge of support
Our campaign to restore Brompton Cemetery has secured nearly £4.5million in pledged funding from the Parks for People programme by the BIG Lottery Fund and the Heritage Lottery Fund.
- 26 November 2015
Trees in the Royal Parks
There are over 170,000 trees across all 8 Royal Parks, including over 250 different varieties and around 1,500 veteran trees. From the Reformer’s Tree in Hyde Park to the Swamp Cypress tree roots in Bushy Park there are so many historical and unique trees
- 11 September 2015
Discover Hyde Park’s dark secrets
Discover Hyde Park’s dark secrets and take an exclusive tour of the Pet Cemetery, which is rarely open to the public, during this year's London Month of the Dead!
- 8 September 2015
Top 5 things to do in Hyde Park this autumn
Before the days begin to draw in and the leaves start to fall, come and visit our secret garden in Hyde Park. We've planned a whole range of events that'll give you the chance to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and explore the Parks.
- 3 September 2015
Your favourite UK park? Vote royal
The Royal Parks have yet again maintained their Green Flag Awards this year, and now have a chance of competing against over 1,500 other green spaces to be crowned the People's Choice.
- 27 August 2015
Prince Charles says renewed Regent’s Park cherry trees will “lift the spirits”
His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales is supporting our campaign to restore the iconic Cherry Tree Avenue on Chester Road in London’s Regent’s Park.
- 24 July 2015
Joint statement from The Royal Parks and The Royal Parks Foundation
The Royal Parks and the charity The Royal Parks Foundation have agreed they should become a new single organisation to fundraise for and manage the capital's eight Royal Parks.
- 14 July 2015
The summer holidays are coming…
The sun is shining and the summer holidays are almost upon us and where better to spend them than in the heart of Hyde Park? We’ve got lots of fun activities to keep your little adventurers (and you!) entertained in our secret garden this summer.
- 7 July 2015
Serving the world an ecological tennis ball
With “tennis fever” sweeping the nation, we’ve released some exclusive eco-friendly tennis balls so we can enjoy this centuries-old sport whilst being friendly to the environment!
- 17 June 2015
Top 5 things to do in Hyde Park this summer
Summer is here, which makes it the perfect time to get out and visit London’s beautiful Royal Parks! To make it even more exciting, we’ve planned a whole range of new events in Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.
- 9 June 2015
Introducing Team Squirrel's mascot Chester
I have the honour of taking Chester, the Team Squirrel Mascot, for his annual run this autumn and I’m looking forward to seeing you all – and running with you all - later in the year.
- 1 June 2015
Searching for hedgehogs with BBC Springwatch
Michaela Strachan and a BBC Springwatch film crew helped us find the first animal of 2015. Tune in tonight on BBC2 from 8-9pm to find out all about this vulnerable group of hedgehogs and what we’re doing to help protect them.
- 20 May 2015
If statues could talk...
Daniel Roche, Joely Richardson and Dominic West are bringing a series of statues to life in the Royal Parks this summer. Visit the Talking Statues in Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens and touch your mobile phone to a digital reader at the base of sculptur
- 20 May 2015
Running in the Royal Parks
London’s eight magical Royal Parks cover over 5,000 acres of historic parkland, providing beautiful green spaces right in the heart of the capital where you can escape the hustle and bustle of the city.