Good news for the Health Walks Group

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Jean is pleased to report that, following the award of a grant from the Friends of Longford Group, the health walk is now fully accessible for wheelchair users. They managed to buy a very good mobile ramp second hand from Stretford Shop Mobility at the Mall. The Athletics Club have agreed to store the ramp for use at future Health …

PETS’ CORNER – URGENT APPEAL!

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The much loved Pets’ Corner desperately need your help to achieve a grant from Aviva for essential maintenance work. It will only take a couple of minutes of your time and the link is here: More detailed information can be found on the registration form: https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/4-266 There are various maintenance jobs that need to be completed with an Aviva grant …

Community Allotment update

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We have had a pretty productive year in the Community Allotment – our first figs ( thanks to the incredibly warm weather methinks in June and July ) and a new venture growing borlotti beans, sorry no photos of them, but they were picked and shared! Each year we do try out new plantings and last year we planted 2 …

Our Survey Results

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Longford Park Users’ Survey 2017-18 This survey was conducted – mostly online (Survey Monkey) – from October-December 2017 and then May-July 2018. 547 park users took part in the online survey, and a further 150 (approx.) completed hard copy surveys – these have yet to be processed and included in these totals.     The most popular ‘attraction’ is “enjoying …

Outdoor Theatre Comes To Longford Park!

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Enjoy theatre in the open air. Pride and Prejudice on Wednesday June 20th at 7.30pm (Sold Out) The Railway Children on Saturday August 12th at 5pm  Following on from the success of previous years, Heartbreak Productions are returning to Longford Park to perform Pride and Prejudice on Wednesday June 20th at 7.30pm and The Railway Children on Saturday August 12th …