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Tidy Up Day

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Very many thanks to the 24+ people who turned up this morning to help with the Park Action Day. With teams inside the hall, on the recreation ground & in the play area a big impression was made all round with litter picked, shrubs pruned, weeds & brambles cleared, windows cleaned & furniture steam cleaned to mention just a few of the jobs done! We look forward to even more people coming to help next time on 24th June when we need to get the site looking it’s best ready for the fete.

Easter Egg Hunt, table top sale & plant swap

easter-egg-hunt-poster-17-page-001 Many thanks to everyone who either attended or helped with the Easter egg hunt. An amazing £438.50 was raised, which will go towards the upkeep of the children’s play area!

Attending were:-

Peace Memorial Trust – art & craft – make an Easter bonnet! + pre-loved toys & books

JACCI – famous children’s tombola

The Friends of North Bradley School – games

Ali’s Emporium – shabby chic, crafts & gifts

Cushions Galore – crafts

Wiltshire Sight – crafts & gifts

http://www.wiltshiresight.org/

Horizons Cafe – Veggie hot food

https://www.facebook.com/horizonsstarrysky/

Rio Pike – facepainting

https://www.facebook.com/BeBeautiful.Rio

Mr Withey’s ice cream

https://www.facebook.com/Mrwitheysicecreamvanhire/

bouncy castle

https://www.facebook.com/loumaevents/?fref=ts

Utility Warehouse

 

 

A very limited number of spaces remaining

Set up from 9 am

Tables (one provided) £10 + a raffle prize

stall holders also considered for our recreation ground

Clean for the Queen

Clean for the Queen -page-001Please come and help with this special initiative.  Let’s tidy up the winter litter and get the park looking it’s best ready for the Easter egg hunt!  Wear suitable clothing and footwear, please bring tools if you want to tackle any pruning etc.  No unaccompanied children.

Easter egg hunt, table top sale & plant swap

Easter egg hunt poster  16-page-001Plant swap poster  16-page-001Do support our very popular annual event!  We are also encouraging people to come and share plants and seeds, indoor or outdoor, decorative or edible!

Attending stalls will include:-

JACI – lucky dip, tombola

Stacey Newton – toys

http://hartandhorner.co.uk/ – toys, crafts & more

https://alialderton.partylite.co.uk/Shop

https://www.facebook.com/kimmyshomemadegifts/

https://www.facebook.com/STaylorwellness/

Raffle tickets, refreshments (inc cakes & buns) and 2nd hand children’s books will be sold in aid of play area maintenance.

Children’s craft table

 

Park Action Day!

Do come & help! We have lots of wildflower seeds & some shrubs to plant in the gaps in the play area.

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Park Action Day

images (1)Thanks to all those who helped at today’s Park Action Day. We managed to remove

the tree that had blown over onto the back of the hall and roof, luckily no real damage

was caused, as well as finishing removing rubbish and bramble from the play area ditch.

As it is really too late in the season for planting we have decided to concentrate on ensuring

the bank is weed free before planting the donated Woodland Trust hedging saplings

and Grow Wild seeds in early autumn.

http://www.wiltshiretimes.co.uk/news/12955317.North_Bradley_residents_take_part_in_park_clear_up/

 

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Park Action Day

Very many thanks to everyone who came to help tidy the play area . We cleared numerous trailer-loads of brambles and dead wood, several bags of assorted rubbish and even discovered a dumped bathroom basin!
As a temporary measure some plastic fencing has been put in place to keep the ditch out of bounds until the strands of barbed wire etc can be removed and a permanent fence installed to fill the far end gap.  All helpers welcome to help with the next session!

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