United Kingdom



Government confirms new funding for pocket parks

Reflecting on the benefits that parks and green spaces bring to local life, the government has confirmed further new funding for another round of the pocket parks programme, helping communities transform unloved, neglected or derelict urban areas... Read More

Funding for communities to create pocket parks

Green-fingered communities across England can bid for a share of £1 million fund to help develop their own ‘pocket parks’.Pocket parks are small plots of land, often about the size of a tennis court, and mostly seen in urban spaces. They... Read More

Birmingham selected as host city for the 2022...

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) announces that Birmingham, England is the host city partner of the XXII Commonwealth Games in 2022. At a special media conference staged at the Arena Academy school in Birmingham, CGF President Louise... Read More