Interview - Richard Welburn, GreenSpace trustee and former head of parks at Leicester City Council

Richard Welburn retired recently as head of parks and green spaces at Leicester City Council, where he spent 18 years. He learned his craft and honed his skills with six local authorities, from the North East to the South East. But the GreenSpace trustee will not go quietly and sees peril and potential for parks services in the months and years to come.

by Jez Abbott
Richard Welburn, GreenSpace trustee and former head of parks at Leicester City Council - image: Richard Welburn
Richard Welburn, GreenSpace trustee and former head of parks at Leicester City Council - image: Richard Welburn

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