Newsletter July 2020

Friends of Lloyd Park NEWSLETTER Summer 2020 Edition www.friendsoflloydpark.org.uk/about/ www.facebook.com/FOLPE17A/ www.instagram.com/folpe17/?hl=en www.twitter.com/folpe17 CONTENTS Mayfair and Virtual Dog Show Virtual Skatejam Walthamstow Garden Party FoLP future events Volunteers Park improvements Future Park Improvements FoLP AGM 2020 Additional Information and links for…

Walthamstow Garden Party

https://www.walthamstowgardenparty.com/about-us/ You are invited to be part of Walthamstow Garden Party In The Air, a reimagining of Walthamstow Garden Party which was scheduled to take place on 18 and 19 July in Lloyd Park. Waltham Forest residents are invited to…

Social Distancing

Ensure you keep a cow’s length away from anyone else to ensure you don’t pass on the virus or be infected yourself. To persuade visitors to the Borough’s parks they are all going to be closed from 6pm to 9am…

Coronavirus

Due to obvious Government restrictions we are currently unable to organise any events in the park. As of today (21/3/20) the park is still open but take care and follow the Government advice. KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE

CIC to CIO

FOLP CIC has decided to convert from a CIC (Community Interest Company) to a CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation) . The Charity Commission agreed to our request on the 18th June 2019 so we are now a Registered Charity. That means…

Dog Show 6th May

Monday May 6th 12 to 4pm Dancers, Skatejam, Basketball, Inflateables, Street Food, Craft Stalls. Celebrity Judge to judge the bess dressed dog in this year’s theme “FRUIT and VEG” https://m.facebook.com/groups/walthamforest4dogs/permalink/1314424092057494/

Red Telephone Box

RED BOX CHALLENGE: On Sunday 24th March 12 noon Red Phone Box, Outside the William Morris Gallery, the Red Box project and William Morris ward councillors will be challenging ourselves to fill the red phone box outside the William Morris…

May Fair 6th May

All the fun of the fair! Walthamstow’s premier Dog Show Skatejam in the skate park Basketball on the basketball court Food Stalls and many more attractions ………….

Festive Sing-a-Long

  Good morning! With Christmas fast approaching, we’re getting ready for the annual festive sing-a-long in Lloyd Park. Sunday 16th December 2018 14.00 – 16.00 Outside the William Morris Gallery We will have a choir leading the singing, festive food…

Winter Warmer

Put in your diary Sunday 16th December our annual Christmas singalong in the Park in-conjunction with the William Morris Gallery.

Fun Fair in Lloyd Park

Despite being consulted by the council, and expressing our concerns that a large Fun Fair in Lloyd Park was inappropriate they have decided to proceed with it. FOLP believes it will create safety issues for visitors to the park and…

Refurbished Natural Playarea

The Council has refurbished the natural play area as some of the timbers were beginning to rot. This play area was created when the old playground had to close for the refurbishment in 2012, so it has lasted well as…

A whole lot going on in 2018

Greetings, park users! We’re planning another season of great events – here’s a run-down for the year ahead. Thursday day 1st March – Daffodil Day: Join us in the Dog and Duck at 222 Chingford Road E17 5AL to welcome…