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We are taking the opportunity to do things a little differently this year, but, rest assured, Parkinson’s Park will still be anticipating the Advent season and celebrating Christmas with The Christmas Elf Trail and differently decorated areas of the Park.
The FOPP Poppy Appeal raised £30.24 for the Royal British Legion We’d like to thank everyone who contributed together with Barbara Winfield, Eleanor Thomson, and Becky Prosser for making the poppies for the Farm Gate display.
Due to the current situation, public Remembrance events are not taking place, and it looks as if the new Lockdown regulations will also mean Churches cannot hold public services – except as on line events. We therefore thought we would … Continue reading
Friends of Parkinson’s Park have been successful in being accepted onto the Localgiving CV Matchfunding Scheme.
Back in August 2020 we received an email from the Leeds Parks Forum; ITV Calendar were looking to “tell the story of quirky, interesting, pictorially stunning areas which are spaces valued by the locals and those who visit“. We knew … Continue reading
Sorry to send another email on the subject of the virus, but this is an update on FOPP’s response. We have decided to leave all the gates open, so that people can walk in without touching latches – Martyn Hornsby … Continue reading
CANCELLED. SOCIAL DISTANCING MUST BE EVERYONE’S KEY AIM. Following public health advice from Keep Britain Tidy, this event will definitely run on 29th March, from 10.30an to 12 noon. But we all need to follow hygiene guidelines as follows. Do … Continue reading
VE DAY PICNIC IN THE PARK – COVID 19 On 8th May we are planning to hold a Picnic in the Park event to celebrate VE Day. However, the spread of COVID 19 and advice to slow down the rate … Continue reading