Lewisham Council - Park user groups

Park user groups

Park friends groups actively involve the local community in the daily life of the park or open space.

Parks user groups

Council working parties

  • Blackheath
  • Beckenham Place Park

Nature reserve friends

Role of the user / friends group

The group will provide support to the parks contractor in the day-to-day management of the park. The support will extend to the following areas:

  • development of specialist area (for example, conservation)
  • reporting defects
  • organising events within and associated with the park
  • litter clearance days
  • promotion of the park
  • liaison with the contractor staff.

Membership to the group is open to any individual. Contact us for information about these groups and to find out future dates and venues for meetings.​​