The Friends of Wanstead Parklands

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Wren Group AGM

Last night (20 March 2019) our friends the Wren Wildlife and Conservation Group held their Annual General Meeting at Wanstead Golf Club.

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Wanstead Park’s historic Temple needs you!

At the Friends’ recent Annual General Meeting (13 March 2019), Gill James appealed for volunteers to help out at Wanstead Park’s historic Temple.

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Friends Annual General Meeting – full report

The Friends of Wanstead Parklands (FWP) last week held their annual general meeting (13 March 2019). About 40 members and supporters braved a rather cold evening, and were rewarded by presentations from Colin Buttery, the City of London’s Director of…

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Plans afoot for Wanstead’s historic Grotto

The City of London Corporation recently appointed Alan Baxter Ltd to produce a Conservation Management Plan (CMP) for the Grotto at Wanstead Park. Two stakeholder meetings have so far been held, in January and March.

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Friends’ AGM on 13 March: heavyweight speakers expected to attract a big audience

Notice has been given of the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Wanstead Parklands.

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Children celebrate the New Year – Roman-style!

At the Temple open weekend (5 and 6 January 2019), local children celebrated the New Year with a Roman themed event – after all, the month of January is named after the Roman god Janus, who presided over gateways, transitions,…

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Talk: What the Fire Revealed

SUNDAY 27th JANUARY 2019 1.00pmThe Temple, Wanstead Park

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Wanstead Park Nature Club

Autumn Leaf Safari for children aged 3-7 Meet at the Temple, Wanstead Park Take a walk in the woods. Make a leaf lantern. Stories too. Cost £3.50 per child. Children must be accompanied. Contact: maryholden@outlook.com a Wren Group and Friends…

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Peter Adams MBE

Yesterday (18 July 2018) a memorial service for Verderer Peter Adams MBE, who died in April, was held at the beautiful church of St John the Baptist, Epping.

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PETER WILKINSON

We regret to announce that Peter Wilkinson, former Project Manager for Wanstead Park, died at the weekend. Peter’s involvement with the park began in 2010, and his contribution to the progress we have made since then has been incalculable. FWP…

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