Category Archives: Friends

Another Year Gone, A New One To Begin

2017 was the 6th year of Friends of Parkinson’s Park. We formed in 2011 when the fields developed by Crompton Parkinson to replace the old Kelcliffe Recreation Ground had grown into such a wilderness that people would not take their … Continue reading

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Christmas Wishes To All At Parkinson’s Park

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Raising Funds for the Children’s Gala 2018

Every Autumn the Charity Crowdfunding Site Local Giving has a Grow Your Tenner campaign. This means that if you donate £10, Local Giving will add a further £10 to our account. This year we are using the campaign to raise … Continue reading

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NEWS UPDATE – Park Maintenance and Events

Just a few updates on ‘happenings’ Forest School Last Sunday’s Forest School for the Little Friends of Parkinsons Park went very well.  The day was lovely and Amanda Newham from Chevin Forest School brought lots of activities for the 19 … Continue reading

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Longer Evenings Bring Fire Hazard

Longer nights bring out the people who like to light ‘camp’ fires in the bottom copse and by the top bench.   This is obviously dangerous and to be discouraged.  The park can get dry, there is a lot of trees … Continue reading

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Join The Parkwatch

Do you want to keep your Park safe? Join Parkwatch – a new initiative set up by the Friends of Parkinson’s Park after advice from West Yorkshire Police, to help curtail anti-social and criminal activity. If you live around the … Continue reading

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The Friends of Parkinson’s Park would like to wish everyone a very Happy Christmas and a good New Year. 2016 saw a big step taken as we became a Community Interest Company; in addition we  expanded our community events, and … Continue reading

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Grow your Tenner for Parkinson’s Park – 18th October to 17th November 2016

If you give £10, Parkinson’s Park may get £20 Localgiving Matchfunding  from 18th October to 17th November 2016 Parkinson’s Park is a Community Interest Company who raises money to enhance Parkinson’s Park in Guiseley  and run annual community events such … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s Park Crime and Order

Crime in the Park We are very sorry to report that Criminal behaviour is increasing in the Park especially to do with drugs, arson and general destruction of Park features from gates to trees.   The Police have been notified and … Continue reading

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