Neighbours' picnics on parks, playing fields and other green spaces
Although using your street right outside your house is best you may not be able, have time or want to hold your street party there. But if there is a green space nearby, such as a park or playing field, we offer some ideas below about how you may be able to use it for a small neighbours' get-together.
Every council requires a lot of event management including insurance to use parks for 'events' and some for other green spaces and you may not want to go through with this.
But here are two scenarios:
And there are levels of organisation between these two scenarios.
So if residents can't use their road which is best for a street party, they could hold a 'street picnic' on such a green space and consider what they are doing exactly and whether permission is needed?