Green spaces & blue streams

The natural environment is key to public health

WHAT WE'VE DONE

WHAT WE'LL DO

  • Enforce the legal guarantees given by the AELTC to preserve Wimbledon Park.
  • Work with the AELTC, Friends of Wimbledon Park, the Capability Brown Society & residents’ groups to reach a compromise on the All England Club’s plans.
  • Put robust tree & biodiversity strategies in the Council’s Climate Action Plan.
  • Look at putting public open space into trust, to give the community a real say over the use of land and provide more protection.
  • Encourage the Council’s parks contractor, idverde to work more closely with Friends’ groups for parks.
  • Consider all options in any review of the parks’ contract, including bringing the service back in-house.