The Friends Of Harrow Weald

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December 17th 2017 

ABOUT THE FRIENDS

Initially, there was no plan or team behind what we are doing, we are a group of locals who together have taken responsibility for our area, starting with our park at Harrow Weald Recreation Ground AKA Boxtree Park. 
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COME AND JOIN US

WHATS ON

We have organise a number of events in the park and local area. This year has a busy schedule planned with each event being meticulously put together by the locals for the locals. 
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ALL YEAR ROUND

LOCAL HEALTHY PROJECTS

Over the next year we have plans to install several features and landscaped areas, a pergola and sensory garden, which we hope will create some nice places to relax, enjoy, read a book or talk to a stranger. The plans are to create an inclusive and exciting space to enjoy the outdoors.
CAN YOU HELP WITH THESE PROJECTS

EASY TO GET INVOLVED

WEEKLY EVENTS

Whether you fancy a mid week free session of Tia Chi,  a stroll around the park, or one of the many other activities we have going on, you are welcome to join us 
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WITH SUPPORTER BENEFITS

FINANCIAL SUPPORTERS

Supporter money is used to further the groups goals @ Harrow Weald Recreation Ground.

Benefits include invitations to supporter only events, early bird invitation for tickets to events @ discounted prices (Mid 2019)
SUPPORTER DETAILS

MONTHLY EVENTS

MONTHLY EVENTS

Examples of some of the events we have had over the year is a music festival, art show (with artists and public working together) and dog shows. We also hold regular quiz nights, professional entertainer nights and more.
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MONTHLY AND WEEKLY

DONATIONS

You’re donations are used for the various activities, events and projects we have ongoing all year round. 

Donations help the purchase of garden tools, projects, organising educational and interesting outdoor related talks. Making contact with isolated people and encouraging them to come for a cup of tea and cake. 
Help local groups using the grounds. Pay for notices. Other park related needs 
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MONTHLY AND WEEKLY

GARDENING CREW

As the projects around the park come to life, they will need more regular love and care. We are always looking for gardening enthusiasts, with a dedicated gardening shed arriving during the summer.
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CAN YOUR BUSINESS OFFER SUPPORT

BUSINESS SUPPORTER 

If you would like to find out more about us, how to support our causes financially or to contribute ideas, please Email us or view our projects we have some interesting ideas that require further funds, these special projects will offer your business valuable community exposure. 
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COMPETITIONS

We often try to have raffles and competitions. Prizes are often provided by local residents and local businesses. 

Competitions are generally random for a bit of fun, previous prizes have come from top international hotels and resorts, local restaurants  through to chocolates, hair cuts with shave and flowers, there is even a regular best picture competitions.
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LOCAL INFORMATION

This is a free local services directory designed to help everyone. If you know a local business that has not yet been added, please let us know
VISIT DIRECTORY

FROM THE BEGINNING OF TIME

LOCAL HISTORY

Over the years the history of Harrow Weald has been recorded in several books and newspapers. Our Historians are busy digitising pictures loaned to us by locals, compiling videos, we are busy writing the book in more ways than one. 
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WHY DO WE DO THIS

COMMUNITY PITCH IN

The change we have seen in the park and the local area is amazing, knowing your neighbours, smiling to people, enjoying our space.  We have several people and local businesses that have offered help in a number of ways, so we decided to harness all this goodwill.
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IT COSTS US £4000 FOR EACH BURGLARY.

CRIME OR ANTISOCIAL

Many people in the local community have an interest in not just the park, but the safety of entire local area area our park.

We are aiming to create and maintain a safe and friendly environment. members of the Friends attend local policing meetings, and local business is supporting some of our ideas. If you would like to discuss anything, please get in contact with our dedicated volunteers. 
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LOCAL COMMUNITY

LIVE FEEDS & PIC GALLERY

Sent us a picture? All sent in and event pictures can be found in our gallery. This is also where the live wildlife feeds will be place, and where the pictures from the photographic club can be found.
SEE THE GALLERY PICTURES