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Park pillar demolished again

In November, for the fourth time in three years, the left hand gate pillar into the park was knocked down, this time by a coach. We are talking to the council, the Bear Flat Association and the school about what needs … read more

Minutes of 2014 Annual Public Meeting

Tuesday 17th June, 2014 1. Introduction and adoption of Agenda – agreed. 2. Chairperson’s Report: Julian David highlighted all the achievements and awards throughout the year – Picnic in the Park – community event Business Challenges and Community Payback – … read more

Proposed amended constitution to be presented on June 17th 2014

1. Title The group will be called the ‘Friends of Alexandra Park’ (the Friends) 2. Purpose The purpose of the Friends is to help keep Alexandra Park (the Park) attractive, well maintained and a distinctive green space with outstanding views … read more

Agenda June 17th 2014

The 5th Alexandra Park Forum annual public meeting will be held on 17th June at 7 pm in the Bowls Club Agenda: 1. Introduction and adoption of agenda 2. Chairperson’s report 3. Treasurer’s report 4. Proposals to change the Forum’s … read more

Public Meeting 2014

We will be holding our 2014 public meeting on 17th June starting at 7 pm. As in the past, this is kindly being hosted by the Bath Bowls Club in their clubhouse in the park. Everyone welcome! The agenda and … read more

Purpose and aims

Purpose (Why do we exist?) To keep Alexandra Park as an attractive, well maintained, distinctive green space with outstanding views over Bath and the surrounding area; accessible, used and valued by all sections of the community. Aims (What are we … read more

2014 News

Temporary parking restrictions Alexandra Park will be closed to vehicles on 30th November and 1st December to allow council workers unrestricted access to clear the leaves. Autumn colours Don’t miss the wonderful autumn colours! Bird Life Of the 14 bird … read more

Welcome to Alexandra Park in Bath

Look to the south from Bath city centre and you will see a wooded hillside rising from just beyond the river. On the summit is Alexandra Park, a wonderful, tranquil green space with mature trees and magnificent views over the … read more

Bath Spa students refurbish benches

  Students Jenna and Tanya and volunteer organizer Susan from Bath Spa University have refurbished the two older benches by the main viewing area. Great work, girls! Materials were provided by BathNES; the Alexandra Park Forum arranged and oversaw the … read more

Cliff railings repainted

Thanks business volunteers, Community Payback teams and the Alexandra Park Forum all the railings along the top of Beechen Cliff within the park have been repainted. The path looks very smart! Paint and tools were provided by BANES. The Alexandra … read more