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.

Guiseley Remembers

This year marks the 100th anniversary since the end of  World War I – along with many other places across the country – Guiseley has a programme of events to commemorate the signing of the armistice on 11 November 1918, … Continue reading

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Art in the Park

Lots of art in the Park at the moment; done by the public, as well as nature. Painted stones to find – picture Becky James Woodland leaf patterns Inspirational photography – Liakat Parapia– Hawthorn Leaf (Aireborough Camera Club welcomes new … Continue reading

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Damage to Clapper Brow Oak

Such a shame to see the damage done by the wind on 13th October to one of the old oaks that defines Clapper Brow.  The tree is over 100 years old.  Meadfleet have been alerted, and a tree surgeon will … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Park Apple Day 2018

Comment left on Facebook from David Lawson “It was nice to meet you today at the apple even, no doubt one of your ‘core’ activities. I loved the piece of cake and then enjoyed the walk back over Yeadon Banks … Continue reading

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CELEBRATE AUTUMN IN THE PARK THIS WEEKEND

Two events in the Park this weekend, with hopefully beautiful autumn days to admire the colours of leaves and berries. Saturday 20th – 1-3pm Prirates and Mermaids – a day in the woods for children of all ages with the … Continue reading

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Orchard Trail at Apple Day 21st October 2-4 pm

We have a new Orchard Tail leaflet to add to our collection of information on Parkinson’s Park.  Come and help us identify the trees that have lost their labels. The new leaflet will be available at Apple Day 2-4pm 21st … Continue reading

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Updated Parkinson’s Park Website

We have now updated the website with: all the research we have done on history, geology and ecology. downloadable leaflets on the Story Trail, and the I-Spy Trail downloadable map of the park information on the trees in the community … Continue reading

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