Category Archives: Friends

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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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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