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Clapham Common

Clapham Common, SW4 7AJ






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ADDRESS:Clapham Common, SW4 7AJ

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ABOUT CLAPHAM COMMON:

Directly next to the tube station, Clapham Common is all things to all people. A wild and rugged parkland to some, a sports venue to others and a well maintained local green to most of the remainder! This variety across the Common is its appeal. Parts of it have been left largely to nature so that local species can flourish there, other areas by contrast all well pruned and kept by the gardeners such that these rival the best of the central London parks. Take a walk along one of the many criss-crossing paths to see all the beauty of Clapham Common.

Far from only being a local green, the Common also acts as a community centre, bringing people together for various events and occasions. To date there have been annual firework displays on bonfire night, open air cinemas in the summer free of charge, and the Common has hosted a number of often big-name concerts to which everyone is invited. Even on a daily basis, there are tennis courts, the popular Windmill pub with its summer beer garden and the cafe in the middle of the common all of which serve to attract people onto the green.

There are currently plans to give the Common a face-lift with 250k of new investment from the local Lambeth Council. This will further improve what is already an oasis of green with part of it to be used to build a new skate park for enthusiasts in the area.




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Events


What's On at Clapham Common

Apr
26
Sat
Livability's Rabbit Run
Time: The Race starts at 11am
Admission: Registration fees 5K 20 10k 25 15k 30 To Register and for more information please contact us at events@livability.org.uk or on 020 7452 2115.
Location: Clapham Common, Windmill Drive, Clapham

Apr
26
Sat
Livability's Bunny Bustle
Time: The race starts at 11.15am
Admission: Registration fee for Bunny Bustle is only 7. To Register and for more information please contact us at events@livability.org.uk or on 020 7452 2115.
Location: Clapham Common, London

Starts on
May
24
Sat
Sub Audio Festival
Time: Saturday 12:00 - 22:30 Sunday 12:00 - 22:30
Admission: 23
Location: Clapham Common

Starts on
Aug
23
Sat
South West Four
Time: 12:00 - 22:30
Admission: From 52.50
Location: Clapham Common, Clapham Common Park, London



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