Category Archives: Friends

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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FOPP AGM 13th May 2015 , 7.30pm

We invite Friends of Parkinson’s Park to the FOPP AGM on 13th May 2015,  in the  Fellowship Room, Methodist Church, Oxford Road, Guiseley.  7.30 – 9pm. There will be reports on 2014/2015; election of Management Committee Officers for 2015/2016; discussion … Continue reading

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Tree planting in the sunshine

A loyal band of local people met in the park on a cold Sunday to help create a community orchard for Guiseley.  It was a frosty morning but the sun was shining and soon warmed the ground – and us. After … Continue reading

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Is it spring yet?

Have you noticed that the days are getting slowly but steadily longer? Have you managed to drag yourself out of the house into the muddy, windswept and bitterly cold outdoors long enough to spot the first signs of life such … Continue reading

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Add Your Own Decoration To The Advent Tree

The Advent tree has now been started in the Park; we would encourage people to take the opportunity to now add their own decorations as they pass,  and make a wish for the season and the coming year.   You can … Continue reading

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Bulb Planting This Saturday, 8th, Come Along And Help

Come along and work off a few calories in the fresh air, enjoy some camaraderie with neighbours and help beautify the Park for next Spring.  This Saturday, 8th November, 10am to 12 noon, we will be planing daffodil bulbs in … Continue reading

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