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Hertford Union Canal

What’s the score? At just over a mile long this canal is perfect for a gentle waterside stroll along the southern edge of Victoria Park. If you want more, it connects to the Regent’s Canal in the west, and the River Lea in the east. But it’s also rewarding to simply amble the short stretch…

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St Stephen’s Green

What’s the score? A decent sized pocket park handily located between the south side of Victoria Park and Roman Road, Bow. Fully enclosed and nicely landscaped, this is perfect for young kids – think toddlers learning to scoot and primary school kids having a kick-about after school. St Stephen’s features two giant daisies, they were…

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Bartlett Park playground

What’s the score? Opened in the second half of 2020, Bartlett Park playground is a welcome addition to the area, offering a mix of play equipment for toddlers to 10 year olds (the website claims up to 18yrs, but I’d say younger ages are gonna be most interested). You can easily while away a couple…

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