Get Involved

Friends of Burgess Meetings

AGM  Tuesday 3 November, 7.00 to 8.30pm  Q&A panel. Joining details below.

Put forward your questions about Burgess Park, including lake and woodland management, current asb orders and restrictions and COVID-19 during the autumn/ winter months.   Other questions and issues may come up as well as well and these could be taken forward after the meeting.

Panel: Parks (confirmed) we will also be inviting the local SNT and /or wardens for the panel as well and environmental rep.

flower garden photo

    • Meetings monthly: first Tuesday of the month at 7pm
    • Venue: Due to CV-19 Meetings online
    • Meeting ID: 922 520 020, Password: 026962
    • Usually at – Burgess Park Community Sports Centre, 106 Cobourg Road, SE5 0JV .
    • All Welcome –
    • Members and Non-Members.

Summer BBQ First Tuesday August held at Glengall Wharf Garden. (Not 2020)

Wildlife and conservation

Join Southwark Nature Action, our conservation volunteer group. Volunteers will develop, lead and undertake a range of projects supporting the Southwark nature action plan. More about the launch of Southwark Nature Action March 2020.   

Email to join southwarknature@gmail.com or check upcoming Events

Burgess Park heritage

If you are interested in the Burgess Park history see our Bridge to Nowhere site, and get in touch friendsofburgesspark@gmail.com.

Old library bath and washhouse (OLBAW)

FOBP has been campaigning and leading activity to make sure this beautiful building is repaired and restored for the benefit of the park.  The old library is in use by Theatre Deli and the bathhouse is used by Lynne Boxing.

FOBP minutes of meetings