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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

Gloucester Square Residents' Gardens

Gloucester Square Residents' Gardens
(Photo: Candy Blackham)
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 11:30–17:00

Activities

To be confirmed

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Cester Street, off Whiston Road
Nearest postcode: E2 8RS

Buses

394, 236

Stations

Haggerston, Hoxton, Cambridge Heath

Cycle hire station

Belford House (Map)

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

Level access but some uneven surfaces

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Toilet available in Haggerston Park.

The Garden

Gloucester Square Residents' Gardens can be found in a tranquil residential square lined with trees, between Haggerston Park and Regent’s Canal, onto which it opens. Gloucester Square was built in 1987 as affordable housing on a former industrial site. Residents decided to rejuvenate the flowerbeds in 2009 after years of neglect. The garden features a small woodland garden, a central landscaped sanctuary and two flowerbeds where plants, herbs and vegetables are seamlessly planted within borders. The garden received a Gold award for Best Community Project in Hackney in Bloom (2013) and a Bronze award for Best Community Garden (2014) from the East London Gardening Society.

Voluntary Head Gardener: Hamzah-Adam Desai
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00
Sunday 11:30–17:00

Activities

To be confirmed

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Cester Street, off Whiston Road
Nearest postcode: E2 8RS

Buses

394, 236

Stations

Haggerston, Hoxton, Cambridge Heath

Cycle hire station

Belford House (Map)

Toilets

Toilet on site

Access

Level access but some uneven surfaces

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Toilet available in Haggerston Park.

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