Welcome to Hampstead Heath
Hampstead Heath Ponds Project - Consultation and Information Giving (26 November 2013 - 17 February 2014)
Find out more about the Hampstead Heath Ponds Project. Find out more about the consultation opportunities and latest news , then fill in an online questionnaire.
Hampstead Heath Calendar 2014
The Hampstead Heath Calendar 2014 costs £8 and is available to purchase online. Alternatively, you can telephone 020 7332 3322 to get hold of your copy. All proceeds go to support the Heath's Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club.
Find out details of the Hampstead Heath committees and their meetings, agendas and minutes.
Heath habitats and facilities
Hampstead Heath is one of London’s most popular open spaces, situated just six kilometres from Trafalgar Square. An island of beautiful countryside, the magic of Hampstead Heath lies not only in its rich wildlife and extensive sports and recreational opportunities, but also in its proximity and accessibility to millions of people. There is a zoo, an athletics track, an education centre, extensive children's facilities, three swimming ponds and a Lido.
Biodiversity in the city
Hampstead Heath's mosaic of habitats provides a resource for wildlife just six kilometres from the centre of London. It is of national as well as regional importance. The City of London aims to maintain and extend the Heath's status as one of London's best places for wildlife. Hampstead Heath features a number of priority species identified in the UK Biodiversity Action Plan.
Hampstead Heath provides excellent facilities for organised sport. With a lack of open space in surrounding densely populated boroughs, Hampstead Heath has a crucial role to play in providing sporting opportunities and promoting good health.
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