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Hampstead Heath Calendar 2015

The Hampstead Heath Calendar 2015, which features excellent photographs of Hampstead Heath views, landscapes, flowers and habitats throughout the seasons, is available to purchase online. All proceeds from the sale of the Calendar go to support the Heath's Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club.

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.

Sport

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.

Committees

Find out details of the Hampstead Heath committees and their meetings, agendas and minutes.

Registered charity nos. 803392 and 232986.

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    Grassland at Hampstead Heath
    Visitor information and map

    Visit the iconic Hampstead Heath, a slice of true countryside just a few miles from central London.

What's happening
Parkrun
Date:
01 Nov 2014
Time:
09:00 - 11:00
Location:
Hampstead Heath

One year anniversary! Free, times runs for all abilities. www.parkrun.com

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Parliament Hill Farmer's Market
Date:
01 Nov 2014
Time:
10:00 - 14:00
Location:
Hampstead Heath

William Ellis School, Highgate Road

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