Welcome to the Arundel & Elgin Communal Gardens website

The aim of the website is to help you get more out of the Gardens, to keep you up to date with what’s going on and to help more people participate in various garden activities during the year.

Click here for the Arundel & Elgin Communal Gardens Byelaws

GARDEN AGM 2020MONDAY 2nd NOVEMBER @ 7.00PM

Due to current Covid 19 restrictions, this year’s AGM meeting will be held online using Zoom. (Meeting details also on garden noticeboards)

Click on link to read AGM Minutes from last year (2019) AGM Minutes 4 Nov 2019.pdf

Join Zoom Meeting 
https://zoom.us/j/95407986980?pwd=QWZvSW9yaklicGkvUDZDblRGVFZndz09
Meeting ID: 954 0798 6980
Passcode: 164842

All residents paying the relevant Council Tax are entitled to attend the Zoom meeting and vote
1. Minutes Approved
2. Brief Intro to Members of Committee and their roles. Committee to resign.
3. Chairman’s Report
4. Treasurer’s Report
5. Tree Report
6. Garden Report
7. Garden matters
8. Precept
9. Election of Committee Members –resignations and appointments
10. Any other business

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Covid 19 Government Guidance (October 2020) & Garden Committee Updates

COVID ALERT LEVEL ANNOUNCEMENT Effective from midnight Friday 16th October 2020
London moves to Covid Alert Level : High from midnight Friday 16th October
This is for areas with a higher level of infections where additional restrictions are in place.

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/local-covid-alert-levels-what-you-need-to-know#local-covid-alert-level-high
https://www.london.gov.uk/coronavirus/coronavirus-what-you-need-know

This means on top of restrictions in alert level medium:

  • you must not socialise with anybody outside of your household or support bubble in any indoor setting, whether at home or in a public place (for example, pubs, restaurants cafes, etc)
  • it is illegal for more than 6 people from different households to meet outdoors for any social gathering. This includes children of all ages. All users of the garden must abide by this Government rule. This includes all groups that congregate around the swings. You must not socialise in a group of more than 6 outside, including in a garden or other spaces like beaches or parks

Covid 19 Government Guidance for London Parks & Green Spaces (16th October 2020)
https://www.london.gov.uk/coronavirus/social-distancing-guidance/london-parks-and-green-spaces-covid-19-guidance

Important Covid notice regarding children times in the garden
The Committee respectfully request that children do NOT use the garden from:
8:30am-10am and from 6:30pm-8pmEveryday. All children must be out of the Gardens by sunset.

Please remember to respect the personal space of neighbours and please maintain social distancing in line with Government guidance (Updated 7th October 2020)
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-meeting-with-others-safely-social-distancing/coronavirus-covid-19-meeting-with-others-safely-social-distancing

Thank you for your understanding in making our garden a safe environment for all to enjoy.
The Garden Committee

GARDEN EVENTS 2020
Click here for the latest updates on 2020 Garden Events

TREE WORKS
Tree works were carried out on 7th & 8th October and will be completed on an additional visit – late November/early December.
Click here to read about scheduled tree works https://www.arundelandelgingardens.org/garden/

August 2020Summer Garden Newsletter
Click link to read the latest garden newsletter: Summer Garden Newsletter