The SoWN website is hosting information related to the 2021 public consultation about the future design of Emma Cons Gardens, opposite the Old Vic theatre.


During Summer 2021 a community-led public consultation is taking place to develop a future design for Emma Cons Gardens. Please contribute your ideas to the consultation by clicking here to go to the Emma Cons Consultation Site.

A Steering Group has been created to manage the consultation, comprising a range of stakeholders including community representatives, businesses, landowners and relevant public authorities. They are:

  • Bankside Open Spaces Trust (responsible for the Waterloo Millennium Green)

  • Bourne Capital

  • Lambeth Borough

  • London Assembly

  • Network Rail

  • South Bank & Waterloo Neighbours

  • The Old Vic

  • Transport For London

  • Waterloo Community Development Group

  • WeAreWaterloo

To see the Steering Group terms of reference, click here.

The consultation is funded by Bourne Capital, who are currently developing proposals for the adjoining Waterloo Estate site, facing the Gardens. 

For more information on the consultation process, please contact the co-ordinator:

Helen John

Project Manager and Landscape Architect 

Bankside Open Spaces Trust

email: hej@bost.org.uk

mobile: 07776 063050