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Royal Parks welcome Loyd Grossman CBE as new Chairman

A new Royal Parks charity will be led by lifelong arts and heritage enthusiast Loyd Grossman CBE following his appointment as its new Chairman.

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Keeping the roses sweet for five Prime Ministers

Keeping the roses sweet for five Prime Ministers

The Royal Parks’ gardener who has kept the grass green and roses smelling sweet for five British Prime Ministers has been awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM).

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Barbecues - the root of fires in the Royal Parks

Barbecues - the root of fires in the Royal Parks

It existed before both world wars, before Alexander Bell invented the telephone, and even before the Great Fire of London in 1666, but a 700-year-old oak tree was nearly wiped out from the Royal Parks landscape - by a £1.99 barbecue.

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New River Thames playground brings history to life

New River Thames playground brings history to life

The Royal Parks (TRP) has today unveiled its newest playground project following a major £390,000 investment along the River Thames.

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New toilet and cafe opening at Victoria Tower Gardens

Two new facilities are opening this week in Victoria Tower Gardens, the refurbished toilets at the bottom of Lambeth steps and the new catering kiosk.

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Toilet charges begin on 23 March

Following an announcement last October, The Royal Parks has confirmed that a 20p charge to use most of its toilets will commence from 23 March 2015.

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Over 77 million visits to the Royal Parks with 98% satisfaction rate

There were more than 77 million visits to the Royal Parks last year with satisfaction rates at 98 per cent, according to official figures released today.

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Toilet charging in the Royal Parks

The Royal Parks will be introducing a charge for toilets from February to March 2015.

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Education Centre for the Palace of Westminster in Victoria Tower Gardens

Work to build a temporary Education Centre for the Palace of Westminster will begin in Victoria Tower Gardens in September. The Centre aims to attract thousands of young people to the site where they will be able to learn about the Palace of

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