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The Royal Parks creates car-free spaces for visitors
The Royal Parks creates car-free spaces for visitors

The Royal Parks charity (TRP) has begun five important trials to reduce cut-through motor traffic on park roads. This includes making The Mall car-free on weekends during daylight hours, and opening up new car-free spaces for visitors to enjoy the

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Take a 360 virtual tour around Hyde Park’s Crystal Palace of 1851 - from your sofa

For the first time in 169 years, visitors can take a 360 tour around The Crystal Palace, the venue of the formidable 1851 Great Exhibition held in Hyde Park – but this time without leaving your home.

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Media statement from The Royal Parks on Storm Dennis              - Hyde Park; Richmond Park; The Regent's Park; Kensington Gardens; Greenwich Park; St James's Park; Bushy Park; Green Park; Brompton Cemetery; Victoria Tower Gardens
Media statement from The Royal Parks on Storm Dennis - Hyde Park; Richmond Park; The Regent's Park; Kensington Gardens; Greenwich Park; St James's Park; Bushy Park; Green Park; Brompton Cemetery; Victoria Tower Gardens

Ahead of Storm Dennis, there are currently no plans to close any of London’s eight Royal Parks this weekend, but we continue to monitor the forecast closely.

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Update: Storm Ciara and Royal Parks closures
Update: Storm Ciara and Royal Parks closures

Safety checks will be carried out at first light (on Monday 10 February) and any debris, including twigs, branches and felled trees, from Storm Ciara will be cleared from roads and pedestrian routes.

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Start your dream job with an apprenticeship at the Royal Parks
Start your dream job with an apprenticeship at the Royal Parks

The Royal Parks is looking for seven horticultural apprentices to help them care for some of the most historic and well-loved parks in the UK.

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Serpentine Island Habitat Improvement
Serpentine Island Habitat Improvement

Serpentine Island is one of the few locations in the central London Royal Parks that remains undisturbed by human traffic. However, even these seemingly untouched habitats are heavily influenced by human activity. Consequently they are not subject

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Road closures during the Swim Serpentine event
Road closures during the Swim Serpentine event

Road closure information for this year's Swim Serpentine event in Hyde Park.

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Potential access issues during TfL's Westminster Bridge Works
Potential access issues during TfL's Westminster Bridge Works

Westminster City Council are completing works to install security gates across the carriageway on Bridge Street. This work will impact contractors, suppliers, staff and visitors travelling to the parks by road.

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Road closures for Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park
Road closures for Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park

Road closure information for Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park.

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