A Grassy Event


A Grassy Event

Grass for paving slabs - the square gets a makeover.

Location: Trafalgar Square, 51.508

Description: Never before has Trafalgar Square looked anything like this. Lush green turf has replaced the broad paving slabs while picnicking couples and deckchairs have taken the place of tourists and office workers.

For two days (today being the last), the square has been covered in 2,000 sq ft of turf, transforming it into what is being described as London's village green.

And why...well it's all part of tourist body Visit London's campaign to promote the capital's villages, whether they be in urban Marylebone or suburban Wimbledon, Primrose Hill or Blackheath.

Inspired - hope you had a chance to get a grass stain!

Themes: QuirkyQuirky Theme  SocietySociety Theme
A Grassy Event

Grass for paving slabs - the square gets a makeover.

Ranking This Month: 1554/3060

Pages Hit This Month: 6


Credits: http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/

Your Comments:

Name:
Email:
Your email will ONLY be used once, to confirm the publication of your comments. We value your contribution and privacy.

Anti-spam Security: Please enter this code:


Other places nearby:


The Highbury Clock», 3.3km

Arthur Kavanagh lived here», 2.0km

See Through Building...», 0.1km

Charles Fort lived here», 1.1km

St Barnabas & the Penny Chute», 0.5km

London's Smallest House», 1.6km

Trinity Buoy Wharf», 5.8km

Sex Pistol was a Dianetic», 0.9km

Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power», 0.7km

Cheeky chauffeur lived here», 2.8km

Location Pinpointed:


Open Street Maps», Google Maps»