A big thanks to the 20-odd volunteers who came along for the three litter pick sessions we have held over the last two weekends as part of National Litter Pick Week . We managed to litter pick the entire park over the three sessions. It was great to meet and make some new friends – and the weather was ideal … read more
This Autumn we are organising a range of events in Mile End Park including litter picking events, bulb planting and some guided walks such as a bat walk. Details of the litter-picking sessions are below, whilst info about the other events will be published soon.
Litter Picking Sessions this September
Welcome to those of you who signed up to be a Friend of Mile End Park at last weekend’s Urban Makers Fair in the Ecology Pavilion. Everyone registering was entered into a [virtual] draw to win a £25 voucher to spend at The Pizza Room. Congratulations to our winner Martin Church and thanks to The Pizza Room for … read more
Every month the Friends run a two-hour litter pick of the Park. Folk are welcome to come for half an hour or so if they prefer. It is a very friendly affair, and afterwards we go to the Coffee Room in Grove Road for a free drink and cakes.
This month we will be looking out for and noting where
This Sunday is the Friends’ monthly litter-pick of the Park. We meet at 10am by the Art Pavilion and litter-pick the park for a couple of hours (or less if you want to!) and then slope off to the Coffee Room for complimentary refreshments. Litter pickers, gloves and refuse bags are supplied. Just make sure you wear clothing suitable for … read more