News & Updates
Now we are ten...
In the ten years since we were formed to raise funds and raise awareness to support the magic of the Royal Parks for everyone to enjoy, we've committted more than £7million to charitable activities in London’s Royal Parks.
Designer deckchairs return to the Royal Parks
In our tenth anniversary year, we are thrilled to be developing our fifth collection of designer deckchairs, inspired by and created for the Royal Parks.
Calling all Fundraising Officers …The Royal Parks need YOU!
We're currently looking for a dynamic individual to join our growing team to support fundraising across a wide range of Park projects.
Deckchair Dreaming in Greenwich Park
As part of our Deckchair Dreams project, our Events Manager Sally joined a group of senior citizens based at Age UK residences in Woolwich, to take part in an art workshop to create a deckchair design for the Royal Parks, and had a blast!
Hundreds of school children + a healthy dose of enthusiasm + thousands of bluebells = a new wildflower meadow!
To mark the start of spring and the launch of our new programme ‘Green Fingers in the Park’, this week 400 local school children donned wheelbarrows, picked up their tools and got their hands dirty to plant thousands of new native bluebells in Hyde Park.
Tim Heming talks about how he 'embraced his inner squirrel'
This year, Tim Heming, journalist for The Sun newspaper, ran the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon as Chester Squirrel, sporting No 1 on his shirt. He shares his golden rules to running as a 7ft mascot...
- 28 June 2013 12:00
Ramble in the Park: Summer sights
Experience the sights and sounds of summer in Hyde Park from buzzing bees to blooming meadows.
- 19 July 2013 12:00
Ramble in the Park: London’s lungs – the trees of Kensington Gardens
Meet some of the 170 species of trees providing clean air and a habitat for thousands!
- 6 August 2013 10:00
Water World! activity day
Give your child an active, outdoor experience during the holidays with our Water World activity day.