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Web site host changed

Soon after the Alexandra Park Forum was formed, we decided that we must have a web site. We had no idea how to go about this. A local resident, Richard Longhurst, came to our rescue, bought us our domain name … read more

More success for Alexandra Park

Alexandra Park has just received another award! Following an assessment by judges from the RHS’s Britain-in-Bloom, we have been given a level 5 ‘outstanding’ award in recognition of the work we have done to enhance the planting, assist with maintenance … read more

Another Green Flag award for Alexandra Park

We are thrilled to announce that Alexandra Park has again gained a Green Flag  in 2013! The Green Flag scheme recognizes and rewards the best green spaces in the country. The park also received an award last year when it … read more

Business volunteers work in the Park

Thanks to staff from Bath Spa University, the University of Bath, BaNES and Unite as well as to Ian Gilchrist and two visitors from Italy who all spent a day in Alexandra Park helping to paint the railings along the … read more

Picnic in the Park 30th June 2013

What a wonderful day! All the results and winners can be found on the ‘Results‘ tab The texts of the winning poems can be found on the ‘Poems‘ tab   Here are some more photos to remind you of the … read more

Picnic in the Park 20th June 2013

They came in their hundreds, dressed up, played games, climbed trees, queued for drinks, ice creams and burgers, sang and danced to the fantastic music – Alexandra Park rocks to the delight of the local community.  What a day ! … read more

Public Meeting June 2013

MINUTES 1 MEETING AGENDA The agenda circulated before the meeting was adopted. The chair, Julian David, welcomed everyone.   2 CHAIR’S REPORT Julian David outlined the year’s activities which he put into five categories. 1.      Lobbying the council to maintain … read more


Alexandra Park Forum CONSTITUTION      1.            Title 1.1.The group will be called the ‘Alexandra Park Forum’ (the forum)                    2.            Purpose The purposes of the forum are:- a.       to facilitate community participation in discussions about the management and improvement of … read more

2013 Poem Winners

Under 11   First Prize       Elinor Johns   My Magical Kingdom It’s great to ride a bike in the park, pedals clicking like the beat of a drum, To climb trees like a monkey, impatient to get to the top, … read more

Picnic in the Park 2013 Results

ALL THE RESULTS! ELVES AND PIXIES DRESSING UP COMPETITION Winners – Nicole Martin and Lottie Scotland THE POETRY COMPETITION Under 11  Winner:              Elinor Johns Runners up:       Sydney Dix and Jasper Bateman Under 18    Winner:               Toby Healy 2nd:                     Gabe Winbolt 3rd:   … read more