Friends of Westgate Parks is a CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation) that was first registered with the Charity Commission on 14th May 2018 (Registered Charity no. 1178364). An overview and basic details can be found on : the Commission’s website.

If you wish to make a donation, our bank details are:

  • Friends of Westgate Parks
  • Sort Code 60-04-27
  • a/c number 98929437
  • Please put 'donation' as reference.

Education programs

Available related education programs include river and bat walks, archaeological digs, and forest school activities for children and adults.

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Canterbury Festival

This year's Canterbury Festival runs from 26th September to 4th November 2023. There's walks, talks, art, performance, music & much more.

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Help the Westgate Friends

We urgently need new volunteers to help maintain the physic garden, assist with collecting litter and also need new trustees – and funds to keep up our activities.

Email us at Westgate Parks friends