Clissold Park User Group (CPUG)

The Clissold Park User Group (CPUG) is a local community group for the people of Stoke Newington in Hackney who appreciate and love their local park.

The group has been campaigning locally for over 20 years and seeks to represent the interests of everyone who uses this very popular park: the walkers, joggers, cyclists, nature lovers, families and free spirits who value the opportunity to enjoy time outdoors in this beautiful and historic space.
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For general enquiries email clissoldpug@googlemail.com

Latest news…

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Restoration of the commemorative fountain – 24 July

On 24 July 2014 it will be exactly 125 years since the park was openedcommemorative_fountain thanks to the efforts of local people, in particular Joseph Beck and John Runtz, who Clissold houseopening 1889campaigned to save the land from development.  The two men are immortalised in the memorial fountain near the animal enclosure and work is starting soon to have it restored in time for our anniversary celebrations.

At 6.30pm, Thursday 24th July will unveil the newly restored fountain. Please come early. We will then proceed to Clissold House and celebratory photos will be taken.

Park Users support local dog owner after fatal dog attack

Find out more and how you can help on the Key issues page

In top 10 for Green Flag’s People’s Choice Awards

For those who missed it, we came seventh in the Green Flag’s People’s Choice Awards for 2013/14.  This is the first time we have been in the top ten.  We will let you know when to vote this year.
View the results of the Green Flag’s People’s Choice Awards