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We are 'Friends of Eckington Gardens'

“Friends of Eckington Gardens” is the park user group for Eckington Gardens in New Cross Gate, SE14.

Our vision

We are committed to enhancing this green space and empowering the community to help us achieve the area’s full potential. In the near future we hope to increase the number of plants and shrubs, ensure necessary maintenance and upgrades to the facilities are carried out when they are needed and arrange community events such as pop up cafes, market days, music and art events and anything else that would benefit the local community. If you have any ideas or suggestions please get in touch via email at contact@eckingtongardens.org

About Eckington Gardens

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The gardens consist of ornamental gardens with mature trees, shrubs and lawns, a children’s play area and a segregated dog exercise zone. It is an important green space within an urban area for many of the local residents who like to walk their dogs or let their children be active outdoors. The green space is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from New Cross Gate Station and bus routes 21, 53, 172 also stop nearby. The main entrances are in Monson Road and Casella Road.


  1. ball court
  2. dog exercise area
  3. children play area
  4. night lighting
  5. bandstand
  6. multi sports centre.

Glendale are the park management company responsible for the Gardens. “Friends of Eckington gardens” intend to work closely with Glendale to highlight maintenance and safety issues and enhancements.

Connect With Us

Please feel free to contact us via email with any questions you may have.


Get in Touch

Email: contact@eckingtongardens.org

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Friends of Eckington Gardens

Contact us if you would like to get involved in promoting a safe, clean and fun place and in order  to better enjoy your local green space.