Opportunity for ice cream and mobile café concessions in parks

We have a great opportunity for local businesses to trade in our parks for the summer season in 2023.

We are seeking to license ice cream vans and mobile café operators at fixed pitches.

This is open to vendors who have Public Liability Insurance and Food Hygiene Certificate.

If you are interested in applying, please contact parks@towerhamlets.gov.uk


Parks and open spaces

Tower Hamlets has many diverse parks, gardens and open spaces for residents and visitors to enjoy.

We currently hold a record number of awards for our parks including 13 Green Flag Awards and nine gold awards from London in Bloom.

Applications for Tower Hamlets in Bloom are now open.  Applications close on 7 April 2023 and judging will take place in June and July when gardens, balconies and window boxes will be in full bloom!

Victoria Park holds the People’s Choice recognition in the Green Flag Top 10 parks in the country.

For the safety and enjoyment of park users, as well as the protection of our parks and open spaces, we have rules about using our parks. The rules are supported by our park byelaws.

If you are interested in organising an event in one of our parks or open spaces, visits our events page for more information.