In May of 2017 we were informed that the neighbours adjacent to a piece of parkland (176 sq. m) alongside the Thames had submitted a planning application for ‘change of use’ with the intent of taking a private long-lease of the land to be incorporated into their already large private gardens.
Case Studies - ideas to inspire people to take action
The following are examples have been sent to us to showcase the kinds of things local park users can achieve. We hope they inspire others to take action too!
In Woodcock Park there is a wall that lies next to the path that leads to the park. The wall was always painted what can only be described as snot green.
Green Tides represents approximately 40 community green-space volunteer groups across Adur and Worthing.
The major issue that Hackney Downs User (HUG) group faces is a lack of awareness in the local community of who we are and what we do. Answer? Run a cricket fun day!