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Queen’s Promenade Friends

We are a voluntary group, founded in 2019, that improves the river promenade in Kingston upon Thames:

  • as a recreational space
  • a place of horticultural interest
  • for wildlife habitat and biodiversity.

In doing so, we

  • are inclusive to all
  • provide value for local communities, create connections and improve health and wellbeing for our volunteers and all local residents and visitors.


People’s Choice Award – Kingston Society Townscape Awards 2023

We have won the People’s Choice Award in the Kingston Society Townscape Awards 2023. Read more about it here.

We picked up the award at the ceremony. Read more here.

Green Flag Community Award 2023/24

Queen’s Promenade Friends have been awarded a Green Flag Community Award 2023/24! Find out more here.


Newsletter July 2024

Newsletter July 2024 Dear Friends, “Swing weather” seems an appropriate term to describe a cold, grey and blustery start to...
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The Creatures of Seething

The Creatures of Seething Local artist @stevexoh has created an art trail on the lower banks of the riverside, along...
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The Hard Up Hiker – YouTube

The Hard Up Hiker - YouTube We feature on The Hard Up Hiker’s YouTube video - Thames Path 7: River...
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