Picnic in the Park 2017

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Annual Public Meeting

Forget about the General Election for a couple of hours and come to our Annual Public Meeting on 8th June at 7pm in the Bowls Club. Meet the Friends, who do such sterling work throughout the year, hear what we’ve … read more

Get ready for summer in the park.

Preparations are underway for our annual Picnic in the Park, taking place this year on 2nd July from 12-6pm. We have a great line up of bands and other entertainment, face-painting and fancy dress for kids, as well as a … read more

Wild flower beds seeded.

The average age of Alexandra Park volunteers dropped dramatically at our last Volunteer Action Day on April 1st.  Thank you to all the youngsters who came to help scatter the wild flower seeds on the beds we had prepared, and to everyone … read more

Spring brings colour to the park

The bulbs planted last year have brought a riot of springtime colour, adding to the established daffodils and snowdrops, and despite the best efforts of the squirrels, who, as can be seen in the foreground, have been busy digging them … read more

New fence damage

As fast as one section of the railings is replaced, another section gets damaged. Careless drivers? We think so.

Wild Flower Seeding Day

Children are once again invited to help us scatter the wild flowers which provide such a colourful display in the summer. We’ll start at 10.30am on Saturday 1st April and there will be cakes, biscuits and drinks to follow. It’s … read more

Replacement railings installed

The railings have been replaced around the perimeter road, which should stop cars parking on both sides and reducing the grassy banks to mud!

A tribute to Don Grimes

It is with great sadness that we report the death of one of our most active and dedicated supporters, Don Grimes. Don was involved with the park before the Alexandra Park Forum was officially set up, through his work to … read more

Autumn colours

Don’t miss the wonderful autumn colours!