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This Sunday 23rd August ROM is open for a session between 12-6pm for £8 (cash only as we try and organise an online payment system). Come by and check out the amazing clean up job that has been undertaken at the park and discuss the future of Rom. The plan is to try and open the park through the rest …


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The World’s Only Heritage listed skatepark closes it’s doors. It is with great sadness that we have to announce that Rom Skatepark, granted heritage status in 2014 (https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/hornchurchs-1970s-rom-skatepark-given-grade-ii-listed-status-9824300.html), has after forty one years of ceaseless operation, closed it’s doors as of the 1st September 2019. With the loss of all the indoor facilities at a devastating fire last summer, (which …

Rom Exhibition Official opening

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On Saturday 23rd march the Rom Exhibition at Havering Museum was officially opened by Andrew Rosindell MP. Featuring photography by Monkeyglove and Clint, a unique art piece by Si Skipp, a unique display cabinet by The Far Academy and a 20 minute preview of the Rom Boys film the event was a great success. The exhibition is open until the …

The History of Rom Exhibition

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Don’t forget this month – March 23rd – 6th April we are running an exhibition about the history of Rom Skatepark at Havering Museum. With memorabilia, photos , bikes and an exclusive 20 minute preview of the Rom Boys film (that you won’t be able to see anywhere else…) PLEASE STOP BY …Rom needs as much support as it can …

HLF Survey

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Please take our online survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/JH9SGH5

Own a Piece of The London Police….

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WAIT …!! WHAT …? ONLY 17 SHOPPING DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS ! Don’t worry we’ve got you covered and all for a great cause… Early on in the summer Amsterdam based street artists The London Police created an awesome piece of street art at the park (if you’re not aware of it watch this short film below)  and now YOU can …

Hardline 2018 **IMPORTANT NOTICE**

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Please take time to read and be aware of the following public notice regarding hardline exhibition 09.09.18  Please be mindful of the theme and nature of the hardline event 9th September 2018. The skate park will not have full access to all park features and facilities on the day. Please take a little time to read and make yourself aware …


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Hardline is an event organised in partnership with Krazy Horse planned for the 9th September. It’s a diverse celebration of urban arts and culture that London has to offer with a mix of skating and BMX thrown in to boot. There will be food, stalls and some really cool custom bikes on display. Some of the brands and artists involved …

The July Fire

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In this heat wave we’re currently now in the midst of, it’s easy to forget that in a few months time we’ll be back in the depths of our typical British weather which means long, cold, dark wet days. Now that Rom doesn’t have any indoor facilities at all it’s vital that we work quickly to get funding to help …