Monthly Archives: August 2010

A further comment on Pride 2010 from Jo Osbourne

We received the following response from Jo Osbourne to our letter to the Argus about this year’s Pride event: I have been passed your concerns regarding the condition of Preston Park following this year’s Pride event. Please be assured that … Continue reading

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A further comment on Pride 2010 from Cllr Juliet McCaffery

We received the following response from Cllr Juliet McCaffery to our letter to the Argus about this year’s Pride event: I spent three hours at Pride on the Saturday afternoon and saw what a wonderful event it was, but I … Continue reading

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A response to our letter on Pride from Cllr Kevin Allen

We received the following response from Cllr Kevin Allen to our letter to the Argus about this year’s Pride event: I strongly agree with the points you make in your letter. It is clear from your letter that Friends of … Continue reading

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The results of our community questionnaire

Over the past few weeks we’ve been conducting an extensive survey of the views of users of Preston Park. Our questionnaire asked: ‘What do you most dislike/would want to change about the park?’, ‘There are  decommissioned bowling greens in the … Continue reading

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Join us at our next public meeting

Our next public meeting is on September 1st, 2010 at 7pm in the men’s bowling pavilion. We’ll be presenting the results of our community questionnaire and discussing plans for the future. You are very welcome to join us. The meeting … Continue reading

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A comment on Pride 2010 by Alan Griffiths, Cityparks

The cleansing company that Pride employed this year were not up to the job – very ineffective and City Clean had to be called in to help out. They spent Monday & Tuesday clearing up and at one point had … Continue reading

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Our response to Pride 2010

On August 9th, we sent the following letter to The Argus. It was included on the letters page on August 11th: It would be obvious to anybody looking to make use of the facilities at Preston Park on Monday that something went wrong … Continue reading

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