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Campaigns | 22nd September 2022

Haringey green space wins special UK's Favourite Parks award

The final award as part of UK's Favourite Parks 2022 recognises the Queen Elizabeth II Field to have received the most votes from the public earlier this summer.
8th September 2022

HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022)

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, aged 96. Her Majesty served as our Patron for 70 years and we are extremely grateful for her decades of support.

Campaigns | 2nd September 2022

Blackpool’s Stanley Park is a National Treasure

The winner of England's Favourite Park 2022 was Blackpool's art deco Stanley Park, the third time it has won the national title for England and giving it the coveted status of an English National Treasure.
Campaigns | 29th August 2022

Your UK’s Favourite Parks 2022 revealed

You voted for your UK's Favourite Parks in your tens of thousands and we're delighted to announce the winners.
Campaigns | 11th August 2022

Recognising five ways our UK's Favourite Parks nominees support our mental health

In recognition of the important role of all our nation's parks for our final weekly update we are celebrating all 364 nominated parks and the ways they support our mental health.
Campaigns | 4th August 2022

UK's Favourite Parks nominees in the footsteps of Lionesses

With just two weeks of voting for UK's Favourite Parks remaining time is running out to help a park you love be named amongst the nation's favourites.
Campaigns | 28th July 2022

UK's Favourite Park nominees making a move in the last seven days

As voting reaches the half-way stage, here are the ten parks who've been making a move in the last week.
Campaigns | 21st July 2022

UK's Favourite Park nominees you're making a song about this week

We put the spotlight on the ten UK's Favourite Parks nominees you've really been making a song about with your votes over the last seven days.
Comment & Policy | 18th July 2022

Levelling up access to parks to mitigate public health emergencies

At the start of a week in which the value of our nation's parks will once again be in the spotlight our Chief Executive, Helen Griffiths, writes about the importance of parks to support public health.
Campaigns | 14th July 2022

UK’s Favourite Parks 2022 'Fastest Starters' revealed

You have already been voting in your thousands for parks across the UK which are close to your hearts. We can now reveal the ten parks who receive our first weekly recognition, as the 'fastest starters' in the public vote.
Community | 7th July 2022

Voting now open to choose your favourite parks

Earlier this summer we launched the search to find the UK's Favourite Parks. You nominated 364 parks across the country. Now is the time to find out which are the UK's favourites, as the public vote opens.
Guest Articles | 23rd June 2022

The importance of data in protecting green infrastructure

In our latest guest blog post Defra minister Lord Benyon explores a data-driven approach to future proofing green infrastructure through Fields in Trust's Green Space Index.