Activities Click to get info
Lloyd Park: There are lots of events and activities in Lloyd Park for everyone to enjoy.
Free sports activities: Benefit from lots of free sports activities in your parks, including health walks, Tai Chi, tennis, box fit, yoga and more. Find out more.
Volunteering and Training: We offer a variety of volunteering and training opportunities in our parks; get fit, feel part of your community and help improve our parks.
Hire a park, open space or park building for an event or activity Click to get info
A number of parks and open spaces within Waltham Forest can be hired by members of the public and outside organisations to hold events and activities. All events, no matter what size, must first be booked through the Greenspace Hire Team’ and can only proceed once written permission has been received.
To hire the Aveling Centre Community Room at Lloyd Park (seats 30; next to play area, toilets and café; extras such as catering, occasion cakes and overhead projector available) contact email@example.com Great for kids' birthday parties, meetings, or for anyone wanting to run classes / workshops, community / children's activities etc.
To hire the Community Bowls Pavilion at Lloyd Park (seats 24, includes toilets and kitchen area) contact firstname.lastname@example.org
To hire the Winns Gallery, in the Aveling Centre at Lloyd Park contact email@example.com
To hire the Pavilion at Langthorne Park (includes toilets and kitchen area) contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Wedding photos Click to get info
Wedding photos are permitted to be taken free of charge in our parks, however there are certain conditions which must be adhered to.
- No vehicles are permitted in the park other than in those with a designated parking area
- no confetti is to be thrown
- no high heels on the grass, please keep to the paths
- no litter to be discarded in the park
Please email us at email@example.com giving us your name and address, email, contact number, name of the park and the date and time you wish to be in there. This is to avoid any clash of events or disruption to maintenance works being carried out in the park
View the list of open spaces for hire.
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