Vandalism to Bute Park

First published 19th Nov, 2021

We want to thank everyone for their overwhelming support following the terrible recent acts of vandalism committed in Bute Park.

We know a lot of you share our sadness and frustration at this senseless act of vandalism and you’re asking how you can help, we thank you for that.

A Just Giving page has been set up by the Owner of the Secret Garden Café in Bute Park.

The money raised will be paid directly to the Friend of Bute Park and spent specifically as contribution to towards restoration works.

To support this campaign please visit the Just Giving page directly.

Our team is really busy working hard to make safe and repair the damage done while working with the police. Please be assured we will support everyone affected by this crime.

Please bear with us while we try to repair what we can and work to assess the full extent of this crime. Sadly, we’re discovering more damage every day including arson and damage to infrastructure and buildings as well as the trees, plants, planters, manhole covers and bins that have been destroyed.

We urge anyone with any information to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to help deal with this senseless act of vandalism.

Bute Park is still the fabulous park you know & love so please continue to enjoy it.

Watch this space, we’ll shortly bring news on how you can help us with our recovery & plans to restore the damaged arboretum collection.

We won’t let these people spoil our park.

Many thanks

The Bute Park Team

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