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VOTE for Clayhall Park and let's make the Top Ten in the country!

Clayhall Park has been awarded Green Flag Status for 2016/17 thereby receiving automatic entry into the People's Choice Award run by Keep Britain Tidy which recognises Britain's best parks and open spaces.

As it is the 20th year of the Green Flag Award, the organisers have decided that there won't be one overall winner, there will be a Top Ten voted by the public. So let's ensure that Clayhall Park makes it into the top ten. Online voting is now open, so please help us and vote by visiting the Green Flag website it only takes a minute, and your vote could make all the difference!  You only have until 30 September, so spread the word to family, friends, neighbours and colleagues.

Walking for HealthClayhall park is a mature well-landscaped park set in the heart of one of Ilford's premier residential areas.  

How to find

Find Clayhall Park on our map
Longwood GardensSport in Parks
Clayhall, IG5 0EB
(parking available off Longwood Gardens)

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Green Flag

Green flag award logo

Clayhall Park, along with two other green spaces within Redbridge was successful is securing Green Flag Status for the first time in 2016/17 from Keep Britain Tidy. This brings Redbridge to a total of nine green spaces with Green Flag Status, all of which will be automatically entered into the People's Choice Award for 2016.

In 2015, out of 1582 green spaces, Valentines Park was voted 6th in the country and 3rd in London in the People's Choice Award! We would like to take this opportunity to thank everybody who voted and supported our parks and to ask you to get behind Clayhall Park this year and vote.

Clayhall Park provides a combination of mature gardens and outstanding views and is a well loved open space.

FacilitiesClayhall park play area

Events and Activities

View events taking place in Clayhall Park in our events diary by selecting dates in the date section of the search box. 

Opening times

The park is open from 8am to dusk throughout the year.

For more details of exact closing times please download a copy of Parks Closing Times under related pages or alternatively please check time boards at the entrance.

Weather permitting, Clayhall Park Café and Ice Cream Parlour is open 7 days a week 10.30am-7pm (earlier in winter months when the park closes at dusk).

For café enquiries please call 020 8551 0907.

Car Parking

The following car parking charges apply:

  • Up to 1 hour - 70p
  • 1-2 hours - £1.30
  • All day - £3

Other Park information

There is a formal rose garden, pagoda and an impressive avenue of mature horse chestnut tress.

Complete with a small maze with wheelchair access, the Rose Garden provides beautiful scenery and a relaxing escape from the rest of the park.

Clayhall Park has two adjacent play areas – one for younger children and one for older children.

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