Potential festival venue in London
Lee Valley Regional Park Authority have been in contact with the AFO office and they say:
"Are you looking for a new outdoor space for your events with great transport links to Central London? Lee Valley Regional Park Authority owns 26 miles of parkland spanning from Ware in Hertfordshire down to the River Thames. Within the park, there are a selection of 11 designated event spaces available for event organisers to host their events. To name a few, these spaces include:
· Three Mills Green (5.8 acres), situated in the heart of East London, just an eight minute walk from Bromley by Bow Station
· WaterWorks (23 acres), a hidden gem just a six minute walk from Lea Bridge Station
· Lee Valley Showground (80 acres), situated in Waltham Abbey, a 30 minute train journey into London Liverpool Street
These spaces have previously been utilised for mass participation sporting events, country fairs, music events and open air cinemas. To find out more about the spaces Lee Valley has to offer, please contact the Events Team on email@example.com"
AFO: 27th Apr 2017 12:41:00
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