The Recreation Ground

Heathfield Recreation Ground (Heathfield Rec.) is in the Heathfield Ward of Whitton in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It is owned and managed by Richmond Councils and, its Parks and Open Spaces Service. 


Friends Group

The Friends of Heathfield Recreation Ground and Environs in partnership with London Borough of Richmond (LBRuT) and South West London Environment Network (SWLEN) aims to protect and enhance the rec for all members of our community and visitors.

Friends of Heathfield Future Plans

Our Vision for Heathfield rec. includes:

A new pavilion, improvements to biodiversity and improvements to play facilities next to Heathfield School.

We are in the middle of creating exciting plans with our partners and will be publishing them soon.

Thank you to all the community - individuals and clubs etc. - who have not only helped us create our plans but have shown such support and enthusiasm about our lovely bit of Richmond.

Play area to be renewed

The play area next to Heathfield school where the rope bridge was will be renewed in 2020.

Urban Flower Meadow to increase

A 2nd flower meadow in the area of the rec beside the scout hut will be planted this spring.

Biodiversity on the rec