On Wednesday 4 of May, Pembroke Lodge gardens in Richmond Park will close early at 5.30pm, to enable essential pesticide spraying to take place.
During May, essential pesticide spraying will be taking place in Richmond Park and Bushy Park against the invasive insect pest Oak Processionary Moth. During the spraying operation areas of the park may be temporarily closed to the public or marshals will be in place to direct people away from the vicinity. Please follow any instructions on signage or given by the marshals, to ensure a safe and enjoyable visit.
For more information on spraying and any closures see Oak Processionary Moth.