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Edible Britain Project – by Chris Parapia

After several months of hard work, flowers, herbs and vegetables are coming to fruition. Many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this,  including teacher Matilda Brown and pupils Amelie Childs, Eleanor Boggs and Katy Pratt from St Oswalds School … Continue reading

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Sun Brings Out “Friends” Working Party

Yesterday was a very successful and sunny spring morning with a variety of “jobs” being completed by a good turnout of “friends”. Josie and Chris cleared an area by the farmgate entrance to make into a new wildflower area. Many … Continue reading

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Thanks!

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our successful day at Otley Buttercross on Friday morning. Whether you donated cakes, bric-a-brac, books, items for the tombola or came along to help on the day, many thanks. A magnificent total of … Continue reading

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Otley Market – Can You Help?

The Friends of Parkinson’s Park are having a fundraising stall at the Otley Buttercross, Otley Market,  on Friday 23rd November 9am-12am. Can you help with either : Manning the stall for an hour or so Donation of tombola prizes, making … Continue reading

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Wharfedale Naturalists survey Parkinsons Park

On Friday 28th October four members of the Wharfedale Naturalists Society carried out a survey of Parkinson’s Park to identify the flora and fauna in the area. They were extremely thorough and have produced a list of everything of interest … Continue reading

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