5. Tokyngton Park Flood Alleviation Scheme

Themes: Making Rivers More Natural; Tackling Invasive Non-native Species; Access and Recreation


  • Transforming up to 10 kilometres of heavily modified river to a more natural condition by 2021
  • Creating or improving 12 miles of riverside access for walking, cycling and the disabled throughout the catchment

Project description

Options are being considered for river restoration combined with a flood alleviation scheme in Tokyngton Park that could include new storage areas combined with the improvement of aquatic habitat along an 800m stretch that is currently a concrete channel.

Grid reference: TQ2011584792
Project lead: Environment Agency
Project partners: London Borough of Brent, Thames Rivers Restoration Trust, Brent Catchment Partnership
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Design by LTD Design Consultants and build by Garganey Consulting.