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Every site should have one! The day to day happenings in the park Read the reports, post, opinions (or just plain ramblings) of those with an interest in the park

May 202018
 
Starting Friday 8th June, Friends of Moorside Park will be starting their own Football in the Park sessions. The sessions will be held every Friday at 4:30pm and are suitable for children aged 9 and below. The sessions are free but you need to register before hand (as places are limited), meet at the bench (more…)
May 112018
 
We are running Zumba in the Park sessions, from Thursday 3rd May 6-7pm for 10 weeks. Sessions will cost £10 for 10 weeks and all proceeds will go towards improving the park. Come and join us to party your way into shape (more…)
Mar 152018
 
We are selling a variety of handmade Easter crafts lovingly made by our volunteers. The items would make a perfect alternative to an Easter egg and ALL proceeds goes towards improving the park. If you live locally we can arrange delivery (or you can collect from us), to order an item please email moorsideparkfriends@yahoo.co.uk (more…)
Feb 212018
 
It was a chilly Saturday morning in February when we loaded up the fun bus (with essential provisions of Costco pastries, sweet selections, flasks and travel mugs) to head off to Birmingham for the 1st conference organised for Run Group volunteers by England Athletics. Just over an hour and a half of driving, one toilet (more…)
Apr 232017
 
    2017 LONDON   MARATHON : Sun 23rd April   . . . J I M   . . . E L I Z A B E T H  . . . C H R I S  . . . S A R A H. . .    .  .  .  C O N G R A (more…)
Apr 232017
 
    2017 LONDON   MARATHON : Sun 23rd April   . . . J I M   . . . E L I Z A B E T H  . . . C H R I S  . . . S A R A H. . .    .  .  .  C O N G R A (more…)
Mar 072017
 
With just under 7 weeks to go it seems like a lifetime ago the four of us decided to embark on the biggest run of our lives! Training has been going well for the most part, Chris and Sarah have been putting the miles in with run club on Tuesday nights and a cheeky 10 (more…)
Feb 222017
 
We can now confirm the 2nd of our auction items as part of the awesome foursome’s fundraising for Action Medical Research! You could win a fantastic rugby package worth over £150. Thanks to Friends of Moorside Park’s sponsored player; Jack Weare at Firwood Waterloo Rugby Club you could win a place at Firwood’s Rugby Camp (more…)