Nearby: Wandsworth

www.open-walks.co.uk/Directory/Wandsworth/

Category:Wandsworth
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www.friendsofbatterseapark.org/the-park

Category:Wandsworth
Size (acreage)200
Overview

'Battersea Park is a large (83 hectares/200 acres) Victorian park, built between 1854 and 1870. It was formally opened in 1858. A major programme of work has recently been completed to restore and refurbish many of the Victorian and Festival of Britain elements of the park. There is much to enjoy in this Green Flag Award winning park including ... a grand one-kilometre riverside promenade.'

Description from

Friends of Battersea Park

claphamcommon.net

Overview

'One of London's largest open spaces, measuring 87 hectares, situated between Clapham, Battersea and Balham.'

Description from

Friends of Clapham Common

www.londongardensonline.org.uk/gardens-online-record.asp?ID=WND042

Category:Wandsworth
Size (acreage)47
Overview

'Stands on a beautiful site, surrounded by Wimbledon Common, covering 47 acres. Established in 1891 and as a crematorium in 1938 it has two service chapels and an extensive Garden of Remembrance.'

Description from

London Gardens Online

See also

Putney Vale Cemetery [The Victorian Web] | Putney Vale Cemetery [Wikipedia]

www.friendsoftootingcommon.uk

Category:Wandsworth
Size (acreage)240
Overview

'With 92 hectares (221 acres), Tooting Common is the largest of our open spaces. The common is managed with the aim of keeping much of its natural character ... Tooting Bec Common and Tooting Graveney Common, together with Streatham Green are the remains of common land that once stretched as far as Mitcham. An avenue of trees marks the former boundary line between the two commons, now to all intents and purposes one.'

Description from

Wandsworth Council

See also

Tooting Common [London Parks & Gardens Trust]

www.wandsworth.gov.uk/roads-and-transport/transport/sustainable-travel...

Category:Wandsworth
Overview

Wandsworth Walk 4 Life 'The Council, with Wandsworth Public Health, has organised a series of walks to help you get fitter and healthier.'

Description from

Wandsworth Council

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wandsworth_Common

Category:Wandsworth
Size (acreage)175
Overview

'Wandsworth Common has many features similar to Tooting Common, including strong involvement from local users. Its 73 hectares (175 acres) contain ecological and ornamental areas, sports pitches, tennis and bowling, a lake (fishing in season, membership required), trim trail and children's playground.'

Description from

Wandsworth Council

See also

Wandsworth Common [London Parks & Gardens Trust]

u3asites.org.uk/wandsworth/home

Category:Wandsworth
Overview

'Wandsworth U3A was founded in 2002 and currently has around 300 members. We are a friendly, welcoming group. We hold a monthly general meeting, normally with a guest speaker, and currently have over 40 interest groups.'

www.wandsworth.gov.uk/business-and-licensing/town-centres/putney/putne...

Overview

'Features a total of nine near life-sized figurative sculptures and is believed to be unique to London. It was installed in the summer of 2008, but began life much earlier. Some 20 years before nationally recognised sculptor Alan Thornhill donated the sculpture "Load" to the people of Putney which was installed close to Putney Bridge ...'

Description from

Wandsworth Council

www.london-footprints.co.uk/wkwandsworthroute.htm

Category:Wandsworth
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'A walk of 4½ - 6½ miles from Clapham Junction Station including some of the Wandle Trail.'

Description from

Janet Digby London Footprints

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