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.

LANTERN PARADE ARRANGMENTS

Well the Friends’ 6th annual Lantern Parade takes place tomorrow; we are looking forward to it, and hoping for decent weather. Below is the route we will take led by the large Lanterns and the Sound of the Mill band. … Continue reading

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LOCAL GIVING MATCH FUNDING – GROW A TENNER

THIS HAS NOW ENDED. Friends of Parkinson’s Park are asking people to help raise money for our annual events eg  Children’s Gala,  Lantern Parade,  Apple Day,  Bird Watching through Localgiving’s Grow Your Tenner 2018 match funding campaign. Grow Your Tenner … Continue reading

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WELL DONE TO ALL FRIENDS

It has been a busy few weeks for community events. Advent Tree Dressing The Little Friends led by Becky Prosser and Karen Smith did a great job on Saturday 1st December kick starting the Advent Tree decorating. The weather was … Continue reading

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2018 Lantern Parade

The Friends of Parkinson’s Park are pleased to announce the details of the 2018 Lantern Parade. 

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ADVENT TREE DRESSING STARTS WITH THE ELVES – 1ST DECEMBER 2-3PM

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Home for Heroes – Exhibition & Coffee Morning, Saturday 17th November, 10am -12noon

After the guns fell silent on 11 November 1918 the job started in earnest to ‘win the peace’; key to this was the battle for public health and better living conditions.   The country had been shocked at the physical health … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget – How the war affected families.

There are some wonderful displays of poppies and art work all over the local area that have been planned and executed by countless people over a number of months – from the trail of flowers at Rawdon, to the stunning … Continue reading

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