Beckton District Park
Grid ref: TQ 419 814 (click for o/s map)
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An urban park landscaped by Newham Council in the early 1980s. They have created a good range of habitats, including a lake, areas of scrub and woodland, and a wildflower meadow. The lake supports common breeding waterfowl, including mute swan. The broad belts of native trees and shrubs provide valuable habitat for birds.
In Beckton just north of London City Airport. Access from Tollgate Road, which links Manor Way (A13) with Woolwich Manor (A117), or from Stansfeld Road.
A few minutes walk from Royal Albert DLR station via Stansfeld Road.
Open dawn to dusk