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March 24, 2020

At this difficult time we are very fortunate to have the Park as a source of recreation, exercise and tranquility. Unlike Hammersmith and Fulham, Wandsworth is currently opting to keep our park open. However, owing to the transmission mechanism of the coronavirus, a nu...

March 17, 2020

We sincerely hope that the BBQ on 9 June will take place, but are monitoring the news and taking advice. Therefore, we have suspended bookings until the situation is clearer.

Please check our website. We will email all Friends once we have a decision, either way.

March 16, 2020

Dear Spring Lecture Friends

Due to Government precautions needed to combat coronavirus, we have reluctantly decided to postpone next Monday’s lecture until 22 March 2021. Please let us (i.e. Annabel!) know at if you’d like your paym...

February 29, 2020

Tickets for our annual BBQ on June 9, 6pm - 9pm, are now on sale. 

- exclusive access to the Children's Zoo after hours

- children's games

- live music

- tombola

- meerkat feeding

- raffle 

- bar

- silent auction.

January 28, 2020

Geoffrey Kibby, author, Research Associate in Mycology at the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and Senior Editor of Field Mycology, will talk about The Hidden Kingdom on your Doorstep - Fungi of Parks and Gardens. 

Doors open at 12.15. Lecture from 1.00 pm to 2.00 pm (approx 4...

January 1, 2020

May 2020 be as exciting and successful as the past year:)

November 1, 2019


Wandsworth Council are excited to announce that this years Battersea Park Fireworks will take place on Saturday 2 November 2019. Click here to purchase your tickets.

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September 16, 2019

The Friends are proud to support Brain Tumour Research's Walk of Hope on Sept 28. (Saturday). The walking distance is 5 or 10km, and it's part of a nationwide series of walks aimed  to raise awareness for an under-researched form of cancer.

for more info pleas...