28.02.11 The Friends Of Harold Park are pleased to announce that the site of the old Tennis court is now a Sensory Garden open to the public. The planting of the garden will be completed by children from local schools and also members of Morley Street resource center, the garden should be completed by the end of March.
The Friends of Harold Park are pleased to announce that we have been successful in our application for funding from Community Spaces to create a Sensory Garden on the old tennis court area at the top of the park. It is envisaged that work will be completed on this project by the end of March 2011.
The Friends of Harold Park are also contributing funds towards this project and are also pleased to announce that further contributions have been allocated from the Ward Investment Fund.
New for 2010 is our Orienteering coures, which is now available to schools and clubs, (for more info please use the contact us form).
31/10/09 The second Halloween event was a great success with a record turnout. The costumes from both children and adults were fantastic well done to everyone.
August 09 Once again the FoHP are pleased to announce that Harold Park has been awarded the Green Flag for the second year in secession.
11/07/09 The summer gala was again a huge success and enjoyed by many, We are attracting more and more people from further afield to this ever popular annual event.The Friends Of Harold would like to extend their gratitude to all the volunteers and our sponsors.
10/07/09 A History board of the park was installed near the park lodge (near the Park Road entrance).Funding obtained from CNET.
20/04/09 We can confirm that the cable Rider is up and running and its a great pleasure to see so many children of all ages playing together.
15/01/09 We have had confirmation that we have been successful in obtaining funding through the “Ward Investment Fund” to install a cable rider in the park. Hopefully, it will be installed by Easter…watch this space!
11/01/09 Submitted an application for funding to CNET Grassroots for an interpretation board – we will find out if we have met with success at the end of this month.
13/12/08 We held our annual Carol service which was well attended even though the weather was far from perfect
25/10/08 Our first Halloween Event – very well attended despite the blustery weather – great to see so many people in fancy dress.
22/10/08 Submitted a funding application to Veolia to pay for the installation of an aerating fountain on the lake.
15/10/08 Unfortunately, we did not make it through to the final round in our submission for funding from WRG communities challenge to pay for the sensory garden. We will continue to explore other avenues!
17/07/08 We are pleased to announce that Harold Park has been awarded a Green Flag Award.
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12/07/08 Another successful gala. All money raised on the day will go towards future improvements in the park.
10/07/08 Made it through round 1 in our submission for funding from WRG communities challenge to pay for the sensory garden. We hope to make it to the next round, we will find out in September/October.
30/06/08 Preparations heavily underway for the gala on Saturday 12th July – not to be missed!
19/06/08 Monkey bars have now been installed as the newest addition to the trim trail. Funded by Bradford Council - Safer, Cleaner, Greener and The Hollies.
05/06/08 Submission for funding from BBC Breathing Places to pay for the installation of an aerating fountain on the lake was not successful. We will continue to explore other avenues!