Author Archives: Jennifer Inskip Kirkby

About Jennifer Inskip Kirkby

Director and Vice Chair of Friends of Parkinson's Park CIC, Chair of Aireborough Neighbourhood Forum and Facilitator of Inskip One-Name Study. Has a degree in Local History (University of Cambridge), and Economics (University of Leeds). Now retired after a career as a Business Analyst and Advisor.

BRADFORD WRITER CREATES STORY FOR THE JUBILEE TREE IN PARKINSON’S PARK

We are very pleased to announce that Bradford Writer Irene Lofthouse, will be our Storyteller at the dedication of the Jubilee Tree at The Big Jubilee Picnic on 3rd June 2022. Irene is creating an original story to tell about … Continue reading

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LET’S CREATE JUBILEE- ADD YOUR TRIBUTE TO THE QUEEN TO THE CELEBRATION TREE

Time to create some happiness. Jubilee is approaching and it was good to see the Queen looking happy this week at the start of the Platinum Jubilee events. As is now the custom, the Park’s Celebration Tree will be decorated, … Continue reading

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ANNOUNCING THE BIG JUBILEE PICNIC

Announcing our Queen’s Jubilee Picnic Event for the June Jubilee Weekend. One of nationwide Big Jubilee Lunch community sharing events promoted by the Eden Project. Come along dressed in one of the 7 decades of the Queen’s Reign. Bring your … Continue reading

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Update to 2022 Event Calendar

Friends of Parkinson’s Park have updated their Event Calendar. Easter – we’ll be decorating the celebration tree with an Easter theme. Please add your own decorations at anytime over the holiday period from Maundy Thursday 14th April. Queen’s Jubilee – we are part … Continue reading

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Residents Wishing Everyone More Love and Joy

Lots of activity over the last weeks to improve the look of the Park and bring more joy to those who use it. The Park is not Council owned, it belongs to Bellway Homes. Meadfleet do basic maintenance in conjunction … Continue reading

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Clear Up For The Queen’s Jubilee Walk

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Friends of Parkinson’s Park, Events 2022

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Happy New Year For 2022 & FOPP’s 10th Anniversary

Ten years ago the Friends of Parkinson’s Park was formed. November 2011 saw the start of the Park’s regeneration; a collaboration between Bellway Homes and an embryonic Friends Of Parkinson’s Park (FOPP); whilst February 2012 saw our first public meeting … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas !!

Santa’s arrived on the Advent Tree – we’re there.

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Scenes From FOPPs 8th Lantern Parade 2021

Gathering in the Park newly decorated by local residents, with mince pies and entertainment from Mitch Oldham. Setting off to a good, strong, drum beat from a ‘flash’ Samba band of volunteers. The special ‘Guiseley’ Lanterns made for us in … Continue reading

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