Events

EVENTS

"A great big thank-you to all who came down to sing at Tesco today

and to Liz and the children from School.

                                     It sounded great all together.

Well done and many thanks once again.

                                    £101 raised for their charity"


John Garrett BA (Hons), FLCM, LTCL, PGCE, MISM

Carols at Tesco's 4th December 2017

                                                      by the Community Choir

which currently meets at the back of St Catherine's,

Tuesday at 7.30pm. It is open to anyone.

(see email below)

The school was Springwood, on Oxford Road.

Craft Fair

at

Towneley Hall

26th November 2017

Santa visits Towneley Hall 10th December 2017

Social Activities to Enjoy  OR  To Get Involved with

December's Notice Boards - 2017

           Happy Christmas

EASTER 2018

May 2018

Santa Trail

at

Towneley Hall


Sunday 9th December 2018

12noon - 3pm

Simple salt-dough workshop in the kitchen

with an array of prominent designs and Nativity Scenes

as well as lots of other activities throughout the Hall.

Children can roll out snowmen and stars to take away to finish at home.

Contact through this website if you would like more ideas to be made at home.

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A GREAT BIG “THANK YOU !”

TO EVERYONE WHO CONTRIBUTED TO THE MACMILLIAN COFFEE MORNING   27th SEPTEMBER 2019 

EITHER IN PERSON,CAKES OR MONETARY
OR ALL THREE!



SO FAR WE RAISED A BRILLIANT

£185!

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Brunshaws biggest strength is its friendliness!

So we met for a get together

at

26 Wycoller Ave on Sat 9th Nov 2019 at 6pm.

(outside at the front)

with some sparklers and a sausage


Some folks helped by

 bringing a food contribution


All children must be supervised by an adult

FREE EVENT BUT IF YOU WISH TO DONATE TO NHW FUNDS

TONIGHT OR FOR FUTURE EVENTS, THAT WOULD BE HELPFUL

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Footpath

We have received some good news

from the Council regarding the link path between

Morse Street and Towneley Park.

There are plans for it to be upgraded,

so let's hope it will soon be suitable

for prams and wheelchairs!

Neighbours join with Friends of Towneley Park

providing fun for children

on Annual Santa Trail

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Friends of Towneley Park


Explore the Woodland Easter Trail

and

Discover the New Inhabitants!

On Sunday 12th April, 12-3pm

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POSTPONED IN VIEW OF PRESENT

CORONAVIRUS CRISIS 

+

LOCKDOWN

(Stay safe friends, stay at home)

Brilliant to have sunshine today

25th September 2020!

A Big Thank You to all who contributed and attended the Cake Sale  

We made £100 with donations

MACMILLAN CAKE SALE

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Friends of Towneley Park and Towneley Hall

Annual Santa Trail

has been


CANCELLED DUE TO COVID






Our Festive Family Christmas Trail around Towneley Hall will NOT NOW take place

5th - 22nd December 2020



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Covid-friendly Christmas Creations Wanted

Make a Friend for Frosty

See the Video for how to bring him to Life!

    

QUICK SALT DOUGH RECIPE 

Mix

  • 1 mug plain flour and ½ mug table salt
  • Add ½ mug warm water, SLOWLY (not too sticky)
  • Form dough into a rough ball

   Smooth by kneading on floured chopping board  

  • Roll out to 1cm thickness (1/2inch)
  • Cut out your shapes

   Place onto greaseproof paper

 

EITHER –

  • Air-dry several days until set hard

OR

  • Microwave at 80% for 3 – 4 minutes

OR

  • Bake 2 to 3 hours at 120–1500C / Gas mark 2

        Keep checking.

 

  • Immediately after cooking, make any adjustments to ensure base of snowman fits together and can stand-up

 

  • Cool on a rack 24 hours before painting

Email a photo of your creation

to julie_fairburn@aol.com

so we can brighten up the noticeboard

on Wycoller Avenue, Brunshaw

A Great Big THANK YOU to all who joined together

for Carol Singing on Sunday 20th December

and to those who opened their doors

and sang with us.


It was brilliant to see you all!

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Some Activities involving Friends of Towneley Park 2017

Children enjoy the new play equipment

Gardening club meet regularly

Support the future of Towneley

by getting actively involved with

Friends of Towneley Park

Supporters - young and slightly older at the opening of new activity play area featured in video

Heritage Weekend

Battle Re-enactment 

Management of Himalayan Balsam

For those who prefer an indoor activity -

Craft Workshops every Monday 1pm - 3pm

at Meeting Room next to Bowling Green

Information also on our

Notice Boards

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Thank You!

We Raised

£165

for Macmillan Nurses

Stop contactless credit card theft.

Use a Card Defender.

Amazon and ebay, etc. stock them.

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BURNLEY LITERARY FESTIVAL

A new event for 2016

2016 - Burnley celebrates

200 years of the

Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

The reconstructed Kennet short barge arrives at the Wharfe, Manchester Road

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Our Annual Coffee Morning Sale of Cakes

2016 raised

       £30 for Macmillan Cancer Support

                      + other collections -

       £30 for Lancashire Women's Refuge

THANK YOU!

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Street Parties

Queen at 90

June 12th 2016


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in private gardens

ChocolateTreasure Hunt 

in aid of

for

William

+

Catherine's wedding

Street Parties

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Promoting Brunshaw NHW

at Burnley Library,

alongside Book Signing event

November 2015

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A look at some of the wonderful work done by our local horse rescue centre

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Sponsored Run in

Brunshaw

30th January

2016


Unity College and local churches bring Street Theatre to the centre of Burnley

on Friday 25th March 2016

     We raised £61 this year by selling cakes for Macmillan

                                   on 25th September  2015! 

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April 2015, our Neighbourhood Police Teams have been out in force in Towneley Park, offering safety items such as window alarms, secure number plate screws, marker pens, medicine security, and much more to people as they enjoy the Spring sunshine

Carols Burnley Town Centre 2014

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THANK YOU!

We Raised £267 for Macmillan Nurses in 2014 at

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Julie, one of our co-ordinators, raised money by running Pendle 10k

for 2 local boys

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    Nelson and Colne

Hairdressing Competition 2014

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September 2013

Haslingden Street Fair

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12th - 15th September 2013

Burnley Heritage Open Days

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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Community Open Day 

Saturday 31st August 2013

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inspires many to 'Give it a Go'

Jane Tomlinson 10K (2013)Run-for-All in Burnley

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Easter Weekend Activities 2013

with the

News Team

Cakes + Brews made £30 for NHW funds

Thanks to all who came and enjoyed

the afternoon and the sun! 

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Carol Concert in Brunshaw

December 2012

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Switching on the Lights

&

Fireworks

Burnley Town Centre   Dec 2012

Our Coffee Morning September 2012 made

£66

+

£50 donation from

Summer 2012

Heritage Open Days

Summer 2012

A visit from the Queen + the Olympic Torch

The Queen in Burnley

by a website visitor

The Queen in Burnley

by The News Team

Olympic Torch on its way to Burnley

AMBASSADORS FOR BURNLEY

featuring William Smith carrying the Olympic Torch

&

a Team of Cylclists in a 24hour Charity Bikeathon

Queen's Diamond JubileeStreetParty

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Pendle Hill Walk

on

Good Friday 2011

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Carol Singing filmed in Burnley town centre

by News Team December 2011

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Local Carol Singing raised

£70

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WEEKEND CAMPING

BY

ULLSWATER

Reliving the memories

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