Consultation on leaving gates unlocked at night

Lambeth Council is considering whether to stop locking parks at night from early 2020, and has asked for feedback from Friends of Ruskin Park members before a decision is taken.

Steel Warriors gym launched in Ruskin Park

Ruskin Park has now welcomed a new outdoor gym, built by anti-knife crime charity Steel Warriors using recycled steel from knives taken off the streets.

Winners of the Photography Competition 2019

We are pleased to announce the winners of the Friends of Ruskin Park Photography Competition 2019, with generous support from Hunters Camberwell.

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Work starting on Steel Warriors outdoor fitness space

As we reported in July, charity Steel Warriors has reached agreement with Lambeth Council to bring a new outdoor calisthenics gym to Ruskin Park. Installation work is starting very soon.

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Outdoor fitness space coming to Ruskin Park

A new free-to-use outdoor fitness space is coming to Ruskin Park in the next few months, built by charity Steel Warriors with funding from the Co-op.


Pond restoration and improvements starting September 2019

We are delighted to be working with Froglife, who will be carrying out restoration of the main pond and additional works in the Wildlife Garden in September.

Improving the Ruskin Park Wildlife Garden in 2019

The Friends of Ruskin Park has been awarded grant funding from the Mayor of London’s Greener City Fund to revitalise the Wildlife Garden in 2019. Find out more and get involved.

Friends of Ruskin Park Photography Competition 2019

Building on its success in previous years we are delighted to launch our Photography Competition for 2019. The theme this year has been specially chosen for our park’s namesake, John Ruskin.