There are now regular meetings of a forum for all green spaces groups active in the Lancaster district. The forum is supported by City and County Council officers.
The Lancaster Greenspace Groups Forum exists to generate and share ideas, learn new skills, help new groups, share resources, and liaise with our local authorities. Anyone is welcome.
The purpose of the Forum is to enable volunteers to:
We also have a Facebook page (Lancaster District Green Spaces) and a Facebook Group page (Lancaster District Green Spaces Forum) Please 'Like' our page and join our Facebook group.
Forthcoming Events and Forums
Saturday 20 October, 11-3 (or drop in any time)
Joint Action Day with Green Lancaster in the Eco Hub at Lancaster University. This will be one of several opportunities for local groups to recruit students to help with specific green spaces projects.
Late January/early February 2019: A park tour and forum hosted by the Friends of Ryelands Park (date/time TBD)
Late April/early May 2019: A park tour and forum hosted by the Friends of Greaves park (date/time TBD)
Do nominate your group to host a future forum: contact forum secretary Kamilla Elliott (ParksForThePeopleLGS@gmail.com)
Our most recent Green Spaces Groups Forum
on Thursday 20 September was a meeting with the Lancaster City Council to hear the results of the Open Space and Playing pitch consultation conducted by Knight, Kavanagh, and Page (report and minutes uploaded to this page)