|When?||3rd Saturday of each month|
|Where?||Meet at Green Road car park Ranger’s Hut (unless otherwise informed)|
|Time||10am prompt until midday|
|Interested?||Just turn up and try it for yourself.|
If you want to have a bit of fun learning about the Park’s plants and animals and enriching the diverse habitats which support them, feel free to volunteer with us.
We work under the guidance/instruction of one of Parks & Countryside’s Rangers, Steve who is a mine of information about the Valley’s ecology.
Activities have included pond and millstream maintenance, removing invasive species, pruning, gardening and litter picking.
Gloves and tools provided.
Wear boots or stout shoes and be prepared to get a bit muddy and wet!
Older children welcome but must be under the close supervision of a responsible parent/carer at all times.
We have been awarded funding by:-
The Peoples’ Postcode Lottery and Green Leeds Ltd
Working with ‘The Wilderness on Your Doorstep’ project along the whole Meanwood Valley
Provisional Dates 2018 for Friends of Meanwood Park- Saturdays 10am - Noon
- May 19th
- June 16th
- July 21st
- August 18th
- November 17th
For any updates contact at the email address above or see posters in the Park
See also Friends of the Hollies https://friendsofthehollies.com/
Useful Leeds City Council Contacts
- Parks & Countryside- Leeds City Council (0113) 395 7400
Wilderness on your Doorstep Project Heritage Ranger 0113 336 7554 or MeanwoodValley.Ranger@leeds.gov.uk
- Parks Watch 0113 232 9973 to report any antisocial behavior
- Dog wardens 0113 2224406 - https://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Responsible-dog-ownership.aspx
- Problem with dog litter bins - https://my.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Form%20Pages/ReportAProblemWithALitterBinOrDogBin.aspx