Without Francis Peek, we would not have our wonderful and much loved park today. As well as many other acts of philanthropy, he was one of the key figures in creating Dulwich park through his efforts and financial generosity.
He has been nominated for a Blue Plaque by Southwark council. Please vote for him by 31st October at www.southwarkheritage.org/blueplaques.
You can read about why Francis Peek has been nominated here www.southwarknews.co.uk/history/southwark-blue-plaques-francis-peek-businessman-and-campaigner-who-helped-open-dulwich-park