Candidate would ideally be from London Borough of Hounslow
The Orangerie at Gunnersbury Park
The Community Interest Company which manages Gunnersbury Park is looking to recruit a new director for its board.
Gunnersbury Estate (2026) CIC runs the park and museum on behalf of Hounslow and Ealing Councils.
There are currently seven members of the board and the CIC says it would ideally like to have a new director from the Borough of Hounslow. Applications are especially welcomed from women and candidates from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic communities and cultural heritage.
If you are interested, the CIC is holding an informal virtual meetup on the evening of Wednesday 26 May, where you can meet other board members and find out more about how you can get involved.
The CIC has recently submitted a planning application to rebuild the cafe that was burnt down using the footprint of the original design.
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