Coronavirus Closure

Sorry folks, the Ecology Park inner boardwalk and Gatehouse are currently closed to the public due to coronavirus restrictions.  Staff are checking the site daily on a rota for health and safety reasons.  The outer boardwalk will remain open unless there are problems with any gatherings or social distancing. Our regular Wednesday and Saturday conservation … Continue reading Coronavirus Closure

Park Open to Public on Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park is open to the public again, starting from Wednesday 29th July 2020 but with limited days, limited opening hours and session times which must be booked in advance.  The park is a small site with access in and out through a single building and with long stretches of boardwalk and several … Continue reading Park Open to Public on Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays

First Plot 201 Application Appeal Upheld

We have all been waiting with some trepidation for the outcome of the developers appeal to the Planning Inspectorate re: plot 201.  Note that this was for application 18/0825/R which was refused at Planning Board in November 2018.  Well, news came through on Friday that the Inspectorate has upheld the developers' (GMVL) appeal against Greenwich … Continue reading First Plot 201 Application Appeal Upheld

Dr Mike Wells on Plot 201 & the Ecology Park

GREENWICH PENINSULA PARKS REVIEW COMMENT ON SHADING IMPACTS OF RESUBMITTED SCHEME FOR BLOCK 201 Dr Mike Wells In summer 2019 The Land Trust commissioned my Practice, Biodiversity by Design, to review the current status and future potential of both the Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park (henceforth just the ‘Ecology Park’) and the Southern Park, within the … Continue reading Dr Mike Wells on Plot 201 & the Ecology Park

Greenwich Eco Park Celebrates Massive Win

“A fantastic result for our wildlife and local community” that is the verdict of resident and Friend of Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park, Sue Younghouse,  to news that Greenwich Council Planning Board last night turned down plans for the 13 storey building overshadowing the Eco Park. The Council received 499 letters of objection from local residents … Continue reading Greenwich Eco Park Celebrates Massive Win