Category Archives: Friends

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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Hillside Road Entrance Spruced Up

It’s amazing how much you can do with a few willing volunteers and a short space of time. A merry band of people including Chris Parapia, Barbara Winfield, Josie Brooks, Martyn Hornsby-Smith, Horace Price and Nicola Denson, met Thursday (30th … Continue reading

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OLD FRIENDS FORMALLY CLOSED – NEW FRIENDS SCHEME TO BE ANNOUNCED

At the AGM on 4th May the old Friends of Parkinson’s Park as an unincorporated association was formally closed – thanks went to everyone who had played a part in the group since its inception in 2011. The running, development … Continue reading

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LAST FOPP AGM – 4th May 2016

The Friends of Parkinson’s Park needs to hold it’s final AGM to wind up the unassociated organization that we were.   We can then legally go forward as Friend’s of Parkinson’s Park CIC, and we would invite all old Friends to … Continue reading

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The Friends Become a Community Interest Company

( We are very pleased to announce that on 4th March 2016, the Friends of Parkionson’s Park were registered as a Community Interest Company and incorporated under the Companies Act 2006 (Registration Number 10044868) .  A community interest company is … Continue reading

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ADVENT TREE DRESSING – PARKINSON’S PARK,

The Advent trees are now ready for decoration in Parkinson’s Park.    Take a walk to the Park and add your own decorations – pieces of fabric in festive colours,  wool wrapping,  home made decorations,  Christmas baubles,  natural materials, whatever you … Continue reading

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Extrodinary General Meeting 10th November 2015, 7.15pm & Bulb Planting 7th November

To let all members of Friends of Parkinson’s Park know that there will be an Extrodinary General meeting to discuss the future of the Park, on 10th November 2015,  7.15pm in Guiseley Methodist Church,  Fellowship Room.    There are some important … Continue reading

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LOCAL GIVING – GROW YOUR TENNER 13th October

Parkinson’s Park has joined Local Giving.  This is an easy way to donate to the funds of Friends of Parkinson’s Park.   You will find the website and donation button here  just enter Friends of Parkinson’s Park into the search box. … Continue reading

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Professional Photography of Parkinson’s Park

Darren Sanderson is a local landscape photographer who is part of a project capturing the local landscape characteristics and distinctiveness of Aireborough (Guiseley,  High Royds, Hawksworth, Yeadon and Rawdon).   He has sent us two lovely pictures of the Park, taken … Continue reading

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