Community mission

Beckton Park Tree Planting

Improve local air quality and biodiversity


This is a community mission, a community led session where you will meet other GoodGym members at the task. Please make yourself known to anyone in a GoodGym top when you arrive. As with all GoodGym sessions we encourage you to use the power of your legs to get there, i.e. run or walk if you can.

On Saturday 30th November Trees for cities are holding a community tree planting day in Beckton District Park South. We will be planting lots of whips (small, young trees) around Beckton Park to create more wildlife habitat and form a barrier to the pollution from royal albert way and London City Airport.

The session runs from 10am to 3pm, with tea, biscuits and lunch included. However, i'm sure it's fine to dip in for however long you can commit.

Some of the guys from GoodGym Newham are doing a Parkrun takeover first in the same park

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Date and time

10:00am - 2:00pm Saturday, 30th of November 2019

As you will make your own way to the task, feel free to walk or run as you wish.

Ideal for beginners

Start Location

Beckton District Park South
Stansfeld Rd,
E16 2QU View Map

What to look out for

Age Restriction

GoodGym welcomes anyone aged 18 or over. If you are under 18 then you will be unable to participate in any GoodGym activity

Make sure you've read our general guidelines for safety when running and at a task.

Community missions are organised by members of the GoodGym community and therefore we are unable to provide specific risk information about the task you are signing up to complete. We advise you to review the community mission training and read our general guidelines for safety for group sessions.

By signing up to this event you confirm you are medically fit to participate in running and other physical activity and accept that the Good Gym and its members, or those operating on its behalf, will not be held liable for any loss, accident or injury, before, during or resulting from the event.


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Led by

Brahma Pochee

Brahma Pochee
GoodGym Newham Trainer.

Runners helping out

  • Photographer

    Take photos for the run report

    • David Mansfield

Who's going

  • Elizabeth
  • Helen
  • Rosa
  • Alice Ridgway
  • Martin Quinlan
  • Isabelle
  • Sharon Prince
  • David Mansfield

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Beckton District Park South
Stansfeld Rd,
E16 2QU

Should be a large group of people inside the park, hopefully to easy to find in this small park


New to GoodGym?

This is a GoodGym group run, where we run to help a local community organisation and then run back.

New runners are welcome to GoodGym group runs - no one gets left behind. You're unlikely to be alone, hundreds of new people sign up every week.

There's a place to leave bags and a toilet at the start point, all you need to do is bring your trainers. It's free to try - get involved!

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