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.
Our next Meeting
The next Green Spaces Groups Forum
If there is any Friends group that would like to host a Forum from July - September 2018, please contact Kamilla (ParksforthePeopleLGS@gmail.com)
We plan to liaise with Green Lancaster (Lancaster University's green space group) in October to recruit students to help with local green spaces groups. Please email Kamilla Elliott if you are interested in attending Freshers' Fairs in late September/early October to recruit students for your Friends group. ParksforthePeopleLGS@gmail.com
Our most recent Green Spaces Groups Forum was held on 6 June 2-4pm at Williamson Park, Lancaster, hosted by the Friends of Williamson Park. Please see the minutes of Forum 22 (to the right) for more details. Please also find a history of the Friends of Williamson Park presented by Friends chair Joy Greenwood. What a wonderful group this is and what a great park they have!