FRIENDS OF MEOLS PARK

We're Doing It For The Children!

2009 Wirral News Champion Team of The Year Award and Green Flag Winners In Years 2012/2013/2014/2015

PENGUIN IN OUR PARK!

The 'Go Green' Penguin that was in Liverpool's Williamson Square is in pride of place in our our Play Area...
Our Mosaic Project involved over 100 local Children in 3 separate workshops. The Installation Work is Now Complete

Diary Notes Year 2008

1st February 2008

Today we have received an award cheque for £1,250 from the Wirral Primary Care Trust Communities awards scheme
8th February 2008
We have been awarded £5,000 from The Wirral Partnership Homes and Wirral Council Communities Funding Scheme
15th February 2008
Following a meeting with Roger Clalvert and Jackie Smallwood of Parks & Leisure at Wirral Councils Hamilton Street offices in Birkenhead. It was confirmed that Wirral Parks were going to put up three thousand pounds to add to the six thousand five hundred pounds that we have raised and that would be used to install a new slide & combination unit with new safety floor surface. It is hoped that this will be in place before the summer starts. This is only stage 1 of our plans and we aim to continue raising funds to further improve the play facilities.
13th June 2008
The installation of the multi play unit was completed today. Who said Friday the 13th was unlucky?.
14th June 2008
To celebrate the installation of our first piece of play equipment,we held a Fun Day in the Park. The weather was fantastic and over 200 attended, bringing with them,picnics,drinks etc. We gave out free ice creams to all the children and it was great to see everyone enjoying the park together.
28th September 2008
Today we had 10 'volunteers' abseiling down the sheer face of the Royal Liverpool Hospital. Many thanks to Abi,Esther,Fiona D, Fiona S, Louise,Yvonne, Rachel, Pip,Courtney and Beccy. The total sum raised was $1,654.

3rd November 2008
We held our first AGM (Annual general meeting) at the Great Meols Club,School Lane,Meols.
To read the minutes of the meeting click here.

22nd November 2008
We have received confirmation that the 80's Legend band China Crisis will be performing live in order to raise funds for us. The venue is to be Jack Rabbit Slims in Hoylake on the 5th February 2009. Tickets will be strictly limited and will be priced at £12 each plus booking fee of £1.25 if booked online.

23rd December 2008
Today we have received verbal confirmation from Wirral
Partnership Homes and Wirral Council that we have been
successful in our application for an award of £4,700 to
improve the football kickabout area in the park.
This will include mew goalposts,levelling of the playing
area and artificial grasspads in both goal areas.
(Click to Enlage Award Certificate)

Meols Park Play Area 6th August 2009

  HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUE

The removal of the Slide and Climbing Frame equipment in July 2007 was due to reports by the ROSPA  organisation
View reports   2   3   4

Equipment Removal July 2007

Archaeologists in the Park 

A Zebra In The Park

Our 1st  Attic Sale raised £300

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Wirral Council Help Fund Park

Meols Club Pavilion Improved

Park Poem sent in by a 'Friend'

New Kick-about area is a success

Friends help Meols in Bloom

 
  Great News!
Our Friends of Meols Park community group are winners of the Wirral News Champion Team of the Year Award for 2009