OGSW slogan

9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Bowes Park Community Garden

Bowes Park Community Garden
(Photo: Celia Lowe)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Activities: Annual Summer Garden Party on Saturday (2-5pm), with music, face painting and children’s arts and crafts activities. Home-made cakes, snacks and refreshments, including Pimm’s stall. Plants for sale.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Myddleton Road
Nearest postcode: N22 8LZ

Buses

121, 141, 232, 329, 221

Stations

Bowes Park train, Bounds Green tube

Access

Mainly grassed. Uneven in places.Wheelchair-accessible path leads to the benches.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Barbecues not permitted in the garden.

The Garden

This garden on the route of the New River Walk is owned by Thames Water but run by the Bowes Park Community Association on a voluntary basis. The garden is well used by local residents, offering people an oasis of green with lawns, flowerbeds and benches plus space for children to play. New for this year is a wooden playbus.

Gardener: Lydia Navarro
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Activities: Annual Summer Garden Party on Saturday (2-5pm), with music, face painting and children’s arts and crafts activities. Home-made cakes, snacks and refreshments, including Pimm’s stall. Plants for sale.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Myddleton Road
Nearest postcode: N22 8LZ

Buses

121, 141, 232, 329, 221

Stations

Bowes Park train, Bounds Green tube

Access

Mainly grassed. Uneven in places.Wheelchair-accessible path leads to the benches.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Barbecues not permitted in the garden.

Nearby gardens with similar opening times
Woodcroft Wildspace N21 3PT
2.9 km / 1.8 miles
Saturday: 09:00–17:00
Sunday: 09:00–17:00
3.5-acre educational wild space featuring a wide variety of natural habitats, an orchard, wetland and separate boggy areas, an apiary, scrub and open-air classroom facilities. Try orienteering or simply take a relaxing walk.

Winchmore Hill Friends Meeting House and Burial Ground N21 1LE
3.3 km / 2.1 miles
Saturday: 14:00–17:00
Sunday: 14:00–17:00
Tranquil and peaceful grounds of historic meeting house. Characteristic Quaker headstones, including some of notable persons. Guided walks. Garden plan and leaflet. Refreshments.

Abney Park N16 0LH
5.4 km / 3.3 miles
Saturday: 08:00–19:00
Sunday: 08:00–19:00
Extraordinarily atmospheric and overgrown cemetery, now a nature reserve. Numerous important tombs and memorials.

Clissold Community Garden N16 9EX
5.8 km / 3.6 miles
Saturday: 10:00–16:00
This hidden gem in the heart of Stoke Newington is provides training in horticulture techniques and is developing its own social enterprise - the Resurrection Nursery. Tours, refreshments, produce for sale. Art and joinery products to view and buy

The Olden Community Garden N5 1NH
6.1 km / 3.8 miles
Sunday: 11:00–17:00
Community garden located on a former railway embankment. Features include herbaceous borders, an acre of woodland, an orchard,a wildflower meadow, fruit and veg. growing, water harvesting. Tea, coffee and cake.