The Park

Gunnersbury Park is awarded £4.7m for restoration

The Heritage Lottery Fund and the Big Lottery have together awarded £4.7m to Gunnersbury as part of the £7.6m funding needed to restore the Park. We are expecting an announcement about the Museum/Large Mansion application soon – and hoping that
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Playground vandalism

Sadly the playground at Gunnersbury Park had to be closed on 26 June after crushed and broken glass was left on many items of play equipment. A mum taking her children to play quickly alerted a gardener in the parked
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10k Fun Run, Sunday 13 July 2014

The Fun Run organisers claim an accurately-measured course of 2,400m over 2 laps which starts and ends within the Park. The entry fee is £12; register and collect a number on the day between 10am and 10.45am, near the Popes
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Travellers in the Park

Travellers with caravans moved into the South west corner of Gunnersbury Park on Sunday evening. Hounslow Council has served the legal notice to get them to leave and this afternoon have announced that they are closing the Park for the
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Twyford C E School sponsored walk, 23 May 2014

Last minute information – 800 pupils and 80 staff will walk multiple circuits of the perimeter of Gunnersbury Park in fancy dress to raise money for the school’s chosen charities. They will be setting up early and the event runs
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Updates on the Lottery Bid, 4th April 2014

At the GP Joint Advisory Panel on Friday evening, members of the Project Team made a number of presentations which updated Councillors on the latest progress of the two funding applications, including the applications for planning permission and listed building
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Planning & Listed Building Consents

Display panels prepared for the public consultation meeting on 15 March are now on show in the Museum; they can also be viewed here. They provide a summary of everything that has been submitted. Please note that the closing date
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Consultation on Planning Applications

We have been notified that applications for planning permission and Listed Building Consent have been submitted in relation to the Gunnersbury refurbishment works. To see the documents, go to Hounslow Council’s planning portal and use case reference number 00885/C/S1 –
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Football stories

The Friends have been approached by John Porter who is very interested in the sporting history of West London. He is currently looking into the the history of Gunnersbury Park as a sporting venue. He would be grateful for the
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