All Friends of Ruskin Park group activities are currently suspended due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read more.
2m distance markings in a park

Help us to keep your park open – Chair’s reflections from a pandemic

This a personal perspective of a Friend of Ruskin Park. The past three weeks have been so extraordinary.

Coronavirus and Ruskin Park

Friends of Ruskin Park group activities are suspended for the time being. In addition, Lambeth Landscapes is closing the park toilets from Thursday 19th March.

Objection to Loughborough Junction towers

We have submitted an objection to a planning application based on the major impact the development would have on the setting of Ruskin Park as a heritage landscape.

New Walking and Running Trail

Ruskin Park has a new walking and running trail, funded by the Lambeth Community Fund.

Pond Volunteer Day – Saturday 14th March

Help us add native plants around the banks of the main pond and in the wildlife garden.

community gardening

Our plans for 2020

We hope 2020 will be a year of exciting events and park improvements, from our fete and concerts to better care for our wonderful trees. After reflecting on our activities in 2019, we have agreed priorities for the year ahead.

A busy 2019 for the Friends

We’re really pleased with what we’ve been able to achieve in 2019.

Main pond

Update on main pond landscaping and habitat restoration

Froglife and Lambeth Landscapes are working together to make the park's main pond safer and better for wildlife.