Light Gardening  with Friends of Hatherley Park (Ref: 885)
 
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Join a very friendly group of volunteers in their well-used park, carry out simple gardening activities with them and share cake and tea to round off the afternoon.
What are they looking for?

Good at working in a team.

Practical

Working times are Thursday afternoons.

When: Variable times
Age requirements: Over 18
Where?

Hatherley Park, Bournside Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 3AL

About Friends of Hatherley Park
 
We aim to protect and preserve the park for future generations. A brief history of the park is below:

The Mayor of Cheltenham, Mr. John Howell, formally opened Hatherley Park Recreation Ground on Saturday 29th April 1939. The ceremony was preformed in front of a large invited audience at the entrance to the pavilion.

Unemployed men had been recruited to work on what was a furrowed field on the estate. It took eighteen months to reshape and dredge the pond, level the playing field and carry out the planting. Cumberland stone had been used for the construction of the miniature waterfall, streams and rock garden.

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