Parks opening times

Most parks can be accessed at all times, however there are several parks that are locked from dusk until dawn.

Locked parks

Locked parks in the borough:

  • Alpha Road
  • Carlisle Park
  • Castelnau Recreation Ground
  • Champions Wharf
  • Garricks Temple
  • Grimwood Road
  • Grove Gardens
  • North Sheen Recreation Ground
  • The Kings Field
  • Twickenham Rough
  • Vine Road
  • Westerley Ware
  • York House Gardens

Opening times 2020

All locked parks will be opened by 7.30am Monday to Saturday and by 9am on Sundays and bank holidays, closing times vary depending on the time of year.

January

Parks close at:

  • 4.30pm on weeks commencing 6, 13, 20 and 27 January

February

Parks close at:

  • 5pm on weeks commencing 3 and 10 February
  • 5.30pm on weeks commencing 17 and 24 February

March

Parks close at:

  • 6pm on weeks commencing 2, 9 and 15 March
  • 7.30pm on week commencing 23 and 30 March

April

Parks close at:

  • 7.30pm on week commencing 6 April
  • 8pm on weeks commencing 13 and 20 April
  • 8.30pm on week commencing 27 April

May

Parks close at:

  • 8.30pm on week commencing 4 and 11 May
  • 9pm on weeks commencing 18 and 25 May

June

Parks close at:

  • 9pm on week commencing 1 and 8 June
  • 9.30pm on weeks commencing 15, 22 and 29 June

July

Parks close at:

  • 9.30pm on weeks commencing 6 and 13 July
  • 9pm on weeks commencing 20 and 27

August

Parks close at:

  • 8.30pm on weeks commencing 3, 10 and 17 August
  • 8pm on weeks commencing 24 and 31 August
  • September

September

Parks close at:

  • 7.30pm on weeks commencing 7 and 14 September
  • 7pm on weeks commencing 21 September
  • 6.30pm on week commencing 28 September

October

Parks close at:

  • 6.30pm on week commencing 5 October
  • 6pm on weeks commencing 12 and 19 October
  • 4.30pm on week commencing 26 October

November

  • Parks close at 4.30pm

December

  • Parks close at 4.30pm

Updated: 4 February 2020