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North Birmingham Cats Protection will be at Sutton Coldfield Carnival

North Birmingham Cat Protection will be at this years Sutton Coldfield Carnival over the weekend of June 25-26. There will be volunteers on hand w...

Walk the Extra Mile 2011 – Diabetes UK

On Saturday, June 18, Diabetes UK held it’s Walk the Extra Mile fundraising event, a national event with people of all ages and abilities tak...

Clissold Park ‘Zoo’ closure plea renewed

Campaigners launch a new petition, and claim the park's animal enclosures are a "bizarre, inhumane anachronism"

Music lovers to enjoy Bands in the Park 2011

Music lovers across Caerphilly County Borough will be able to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon in the park with a series of live concerts. This weeken...

New Hall Valley – Forward Meeting

Local civic and service leaders, alongside community representatives met last Friday to discuss their response to the recent fires which have engul...

Great Midlands Fun Run 2011 Route Slideshow

Taking part in the Fun Run this weekend? First time? Check out the route in pictures…

Un-Convention comes to Preston to champion independent music

Avenham Park and the New Continental will pay host to the 22nd Un-Convention – a series of music events and conferences aimed at grass roots ...

Green fingers working overtime for Camden in Bloom

Secateurs are snipping and spades digging, as entries for this year’s Camden in Bloom competition are now being received. Residents from Hampstea...

Volunteers Turn Out for New Hall Valley Clean Up

Following the destructive arson attack on the boardwalk in New Hall Valley Country Park came the constructive community spirit as people responded ...

New Hall Valley Community Clean Up

Following the fire in New Hall Valley Country Park on Sunday May 1 there is to be a community clean up of the boardwalk. The clean up is this comin...

Sutton Park and its Habitats – A Talk by Dr P Coxhead

by Andy Mabbett As speaker’s secretary of the RSPB Walsall Local Group, I was pleased recently to host a talk by Dr Peter Coxhead, Secretary ...

Free walk to lift the lid on the history of Lichfield’s parks

Lichfield’s history will come to life in a free guided walk in the city. The event is being organised as part of Local History and Community ...

Fire at New Hall Valley Country Park

For the second time in a year the recycled plastic boardwalk in New Hall Valley has been damaged by fire. As the fire burned thick black smoke coul...

Police issue warning after spate of bag thefts

Police are reminding members of the public to keep their belongings with them after a number of…

Maitland Park due for £70,000 facelift

An avenue of trees, colourful flower beds and modern play areas are among the planned improvements worth £70,000 to revitalise a Cardiff park. New...

ELL Walks – Croydon: Lloyd Park and Surrounds

Croydon isn’t the most obvious choice for a day out amidst splendid greenery, but don’t let it’s unhealthy obsession with  cold, modernist a...

April Greetings

By P.C. Dave McCallum First off, I would like to wish all the readers a Happy Easter and hope that everyone is as excited as we are on the Town Cen...

Preston teens challenged to get stuck in with communities

Preston teenagers have the chance to go on a low-cost adventure programme that will test their physical,…

National 12 & 6 Stage Road Relays Sutton Park

The National 12 & 6 Stage Road Relays took place in Sutton Park today and what a lovely day they chose to hold it on. At least it was a lovely ...

Hackney park posts to be axed

User groups and local residents voice concern over the future wellbeing of the borough’s green spaces as leaked report proposes large-scale changes

Big Garden Birdwatch: Edinburgh Results

  Big Garden Birdwatch 2011 TV ad from The RSPB on Vimeo.   At the end of January 2011, over 600,000 people spent an hour watching and re...

New indoor skate park opening delayed

Untitled from Arc Skatepark on Vimeo. Anger is growing as teens are ‘left in the dark’ over…

Wood carver returns to Preston park

Experience chainsaw wood carver Mick Burns has return to Preston to create two new benches to be placed in the children's play area in Moor Park

Gates open again at Stonefield Park

Gates at Stonefield Park that were locked to park users last year are now open again. The gates, on Field Terrace near Victor Street and Albert Str...

New play area for Westbridge Park!

Westbridge Park will be getting a brand new play area and Stafford Borough Council will shortly be asking people in Stone what they want to see at...

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February 26, 1985 In depth look at the Parks Project - major initiative in the eighties - and those involved Pantha Waterworth, Dave Cannon 22 mins...

The Parks Project Map_icon

February 26, 1985 In depth look at the Parks Project - major initiative in the eighties - and those involved Pantha Waterworth, Dave Cannon 22 mins...

The Guild Wheel – Collaborate on our map

As part of the forthcoming Guild 2012 celebrations, a 21 mile cycle and walk way has been…

News: High hopes for £250k rope adventure park at Sandwell Valley

Plans have been unveiled for an adventure park at Sandwell Valley at a cost of £250,000, including an assault course high above the ground featuri...

News: Boathouse to be restored in next stage of Arboretum plan

Contractors have started work on the third phase of Walsall Arboretum's restoration programme this week, ready to deliver the next £700,000 packag...

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