Enjoy the great outdoors
Thamesmead has a remarkable landscape, including great parks, wild open spaces, beautiful canals and lakes.
It's the perfect place to get closer to nature and escape the busyness of city life.
Things to do and see
Making Space for Nature
South Thamesmead Garden Estate
Birchmere changing rooms
Tump 53 Nature Reserve
School holiday activities
Pathways to the Thames
Supporting local wildlife
Living in the Landscape
Living in the Landscape outlines our approach to managing and making the most of Thamesmead's remarkable green and blue spaces.
Our Biodiversity Action Plan complements Living in the Landscape, providing guidance on how local people can protect and enhance Thamesmead’s priority habitats and species.
Biodiversity volunteering at Birchmere Park
Tree planting in Southmere Park
Latest landscape improvements
A common plan for Claridge Way
Floating reed beds
Byron Close Arches
Arnott Close underpass
South Thamesmead Garden Estate – phase 1
Help to shape nature in Thamesmead by joining one of our community groups or forums.
Thamesmead Nature Forum
Thamesmead Community Fund
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