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6th October 2018 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

River Rom Project Launch

Come and see the final project plans for the River Rom Restoration Project and find out about future events and volunteering opportunities.

Join us for a guided river walk (10:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm), go on a  scavenger hunt, see the wildlife roadshow, ride the Smoothie Bike, learn about recycling, plus children’s crafts and activities!

There are two chances to come and speak to us:

Saturday 15th September 2018
Grenfell Park, over the river from Romford YMCA, Rush Green Rd, Dagenham, Romford, RM7 0PH

Saturday 6th October 2018
The Millennium Centre, The Chase, Dagenham Road, Rush Green, Romford RM7 0SS

FREE drop-in event, pop in for as long as you like on the day!


The Land of the Fanns Partnership Scheme is working with partners to deliver a river and wetland restoration project along the River Rom.

Overall aims:

  • Reconnect river to the floodplain
  • Improve habitats for wildlife
  • Improve access and interpretation
  • Events, training and volunteering

In partnership with: Heritage Lottery Fund, Thames 21, The London Borough of Havering, The London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, Environment Agency, Havering Wildlife Project, Thames Water, Roding, Beam & Ingrebourne Catchment Partnership, Veolia Maintenance Trust, Thames Chase Trust, YMCA.



Land of the Fanns
01708 642950


The Millennium Centre
The Chase, Dagenham Road, Rush Green
Romford, RM7 0SS United Kingdom
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020 8227 2332