Crystal Palace Park remains open following the emergency temporary closure on Sunday morning.

Park visitors are asked not to enter the exclusion zones for safety reasons, which are marked out with fencing.

The introduction of the temporary exclusion zones follow notification from the Greater London Authority (GLA), that pillars supporting the floodlights at the National Sports Centre, which the GLA are responsible for, are not safe.

Visit the Better website for details of opening arrangements for the National Sports Centre; www.better.org.uk/leisure-centre/london/crystal-palace/crystal-palace-national-sports-centre/alerts/24996.

The GLA has apologised to park visitors for the inconvenience caused, with work to remove the pillars being planned; www.london.gov.uk/media-centre/mayors-press-release/PARTIAL-REOPENING-OF-CRYSTAL-PALACE-NATIONAL-SPORTS-CENTRE
 

The Lightopia Festival www.lightopiafestival.com is re-opening on Saturday 26 November.

Published: 25th November 2022