Category Archives: Events

Orchard Wassail

Over Christmas we put wassailing (good health) wreaths, made from willow from the the Park, in the apple trees of the community orchard.Then today, Twelfth Night, the trees have been wassailed or blessed. This involves drinking apple juice/cider, eating Twelfth … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: DRIZZLE FORECAST – UPDATED

Unfortunately the rain has come to pass, and high winds are also forecast. So the event today, 13th December, is cancelled. However, the Elf Trail can be done at your leisure over Christmas, see below for details. Looking at the … Continue reading

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NEARLY TIME FOR THE ELVES TO MOVE IN………..

The Elves are due to move in to the Park on Sunday 13th December 3-5pm and will be with us all over the Christmas period. To welcome them the Friends are going to light up the Park. The Advent Tree … Continue reading

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SANTA’S ELVES ARE MOVING TO THE PARK OVER CHRISTMAS

Santa‚Äôs Elves are moving in to check on park Elf & Safety over Christmas. We have had notice from Santa, that given the current situation, he is sending some of his elves to Parkinson’s Park during Christmas to make sure … Continue reading

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ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS IN PARKINSON’S PARK 2020

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.

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Remembrance Day 2020 – Poppies In The Park

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

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GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN – WILL GO AHEAD 29TH MARCH

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

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SPRING EVENTS AND COVID-19

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

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NEW 2020 EVENTS CALENDAR

Great British Spring Clean – 28th March All year round Litter Free Guiseley do a fabulous job keeping our area clean and tidy. The Great British Spring Clean is the day everyone can get out and tidy a bit of … Continue reading

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APPLE JUICING DAY, 20TH OCTOBER, 2-4PM – ARRANGEMENTS

The apple juicing event will take place this Sunday in the Parkinson’s Park Community Orchard. If it is dreadful weather the event will be cancelled so please check here first if wet. We are pleased to offer this fun event … Continue reading

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