Working together for Wimbledon Park

Wimbledon Park is a Grade II* listed park in the heart of south west London, designed by Capability Brown in the 1760s. The Friends of Wimbledon Park (FOWP) is a voluntary organisation that aims to give a voice to local people, community groups and other interested parties, to protect and enhance this well-loved landscape for future generations.

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The Lake

The lake is at the heart of Wimbledon Park. It supports a wealth of wildlife and activities.


The famous landscape designer Capability Brown was employed in 1764 by Earl Spencer.

Getting Here

There is excellent public transport via tube (District Line), train and various bus routes.

Latest Committee Papers and bulletins

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FOWP 2nd Response To AELTC Planning Application

Having continued working our way through the 101 planning documents submitted by AELTC, here is the Friends of Wimbledon 2nd Park response to the AELTC planning application, which was sent to Merton (LBM) and Wandsworth (LBW) Councils on 13 January 2022.

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