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Everyone is welcome to join the free National Park City Community

Join our free online community for everyone who wants to make London greener, healthier and wilder.

  • Connect with like-minded people in London and dozens of other cities around the world who are making their cities National Park Cities.
  • Celebrate the grassroots heroes taking action in their local communities.
  • Discover more ways to get outdoors, to spend valuable time in urban nature.
  • Take part in free events and activities, online and in-person.
  • Learn new ways to help each other and work together in your community.

What you’ll find

Created using the popular Mighty Networks community software this free resource is where we gather, organise, and learn from each other. 

London National Park City, contains the public London Community space, along with a private space for our London Rangers, and other resources like Volunteering. It is full of events and activities happening in London.

Around the World, has a common space for all other cities looking to become National Park Cities and we’re adding new spaces for each city that’s on the journey to become a National Park City.

When you join you’ll be invited to one of our monthly New Member Monday events where we’ll give you a tour of the community and explain how to get the most out of it.

Using the community

Say hello. Introduce yourself and say hello to the rest of the community.

Contribute. Add events you are hosting or sign up to events added by others, add a quick post or write an article to tell us what you’re working on. 

Share. Tell us about your Interests, so members who are here for similar reasons or have specific expertise can connect with each other.

Join in. Add your stories, experiences, and ideas to our prompts to make your time here as valuable as possible.

Connect generously. Contribute and spark connections with other members. When people introduce themselves, say hello. Find people near you or like you. Dash off a quick note or reaction that will make someone’s day.

Become a National Park City Maker

Join our set up a group in your neighbourhood

London National Park City is all about what you want to make it. By working together on the things that you’re passionate about then we can get so much more done and faster too!

A Partnership for London

Let’s celebrate the hundreds of passionate, committed and enthusiastic organisations and groups of all shapes and sizes, working to make their local places greener, healthier and wilder, and to get more people outdoors.

Nature Connects

Nature Connects is our trial of collaborating with a range of partners to support local communities to connect with the natural world. With funding kindly provided by Natural England, over 750 people came along to events and activities from Sufra, Forest&Family, Place2Be, Daniel’s Den and the Friends of the Welsh Harp.

Join the Front Garden campaign

Discover the 43 reasons why we need to think about our Front Gardens differently. From increasing biodiversity, improving permeability to protect against flooding, and making these most local of green spaces a haven for people and wildlife alike.

100 Voices

For our first anniversary, we held a special online event to showcase 100 voices making London greener, healthier and wilder. A series of quick fire talks from inspirational people taking positive action to inspire us all to re-imagine London as a greener, healthier, wilder city.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to find out how you can help make London healthier, wilder and greener and have some fun along the way.

Find ways to get involved, volunteer some time, or come along to one of the many events happening all across London.

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