'It’s properly wild and in autumn the trees are perfect.'
Nunhead Cemetery, Linden Grove, SE15 3LP. www.fonc.org.uk. Nunhead rail.
'The best London horse chestnut trees are in Kensington Gardens. And you can truthfully say you’re playing with Prince Charles’s conkers.'
Kensington Gardens, W2 2UH. High St Kensington or Lancaster Gate tube.
Hackney City Farm
'Meet the amazing Woodcraft Folk there every Thursday evening at 7pm.'
Hackney City Farm, 1a Goldsmith’s Row, E2 8QA. www.hackneycityfarm.co.uk. Cambridge Heath rail or Hoxton Overground.
'Piles of autumn leaves waiting to be kicked, and a shrine to Marc Bolan.'
Barnes Common, SW13 0HT. Barnes rail.