Add Your Own Decoration To The Advent Tree

Friends dressing the tree

Friends dressing the tree

The Advent tree has now been started in the Park; we would encourage people to take the opportunity to now add their own decorations as they pass,  and make a wish for the season and the coming year.   You can be as artistic,  or not,  as you like.  The idea is to create a colourful seasonal display that residents have done between them – as the season goes on, so the ‘artwork’ should hopefully grow.

Thank you to the people who came out on a cold, damp Saturday afternoon to start dressing the tree – particularly the children who had made and hung their own decorations.  Thank you as well to the ladies who have made some of the more intricate decorations and bunting.

Children have made decorations for the Advent tree

Children have made decorations for the Advent tree

Friends have now also laboured to put down wood chippings on the paths that will be most used for the Lantern Parade.

Thank you to the dog walkers who were commandeered to take a wheelbarrow of chipping to a suitable spot, as they came through the gate:  especially Steve who took and filled a number of

Tree figures, knitted by a Guiseley resident of longstanding.

Tree figures, knitted by a Guiseley resident of longstanding.

barrows up and down the hill

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About Jennifer Inskip Kirkby

Vice Chairlady of Friends of Parkinson's Park, and Facilitator of Inskip One-Name Study. Has a degree in Local History (University of Cambridge), and Economics (University of Leeds). Day job - is a Business Analyst running Mutual Marketing, a customer service research, training and advisory business.
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