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This is for the Friends of King George V and Scotland Yard Parks in Edinburgh

New look

We are just changing our site to fit our new logo and look. Hoping this helps develop our community and encourage even more participation in looking after our wonderful park.

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AGM Today!

We hope you can join us this evening, Wednesday 16th May, at 7pm for the AGM – see details in previous post below. We welcome your ideas and input into making the park enjoyable for all. Andy Crofts, Chair.

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Help with Gardening in the park

Also the first of this year’s Gardening Sessions (weather dependent!) on Sunday 20th May at 3pm. Tools will be provided.

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16th Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 16th May at 7pm.  Please join us at The Garden Room, Broughton St Mary’s Parish Church 12 Bellevue Crescent Edinburgh EH3 6NE                     (enter … Continue reading

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At last, some nice weather to appreciate all the new growth. Tete a tete narcissi planted by children from Stockbridge Primary in November are looking great.

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RBS Development – Alert

The RBS has submitted an amended application for Planning Permission in Principle for a mixed use development on Dundas Street, Fettes Row and Royal Crescent. Included is a proposal to build four x four storey blocks of flats in Royal … Continue reading

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Join us for more gardening

Please join us for more gardening.  The next two sessions are on 2nd July and 30th July – both at 3pm. All tools and gloves supplied.  Meet in the park.

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Join us for a wee bit of gardening this Sunday (11 June) at 3pm

Please join us on Sunday afternoon for another short go at gardening.    Since we met last month a group of volunteers from Aecom have done some great work on edges to the paths and in the playground.  The rain … Continue reading

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Thanks for your help

Thanks to all the people who joined us on  Sunday to clear litter and help with a bit of gardening.    As well as a bit of weeding we started on sorting the path edges.  All were agreed that it’s … Continue reading

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Join us on Sunday 7 May for a tidy up and gardening

Twice a year we meet for a hour to pick up some litter in the park.  Please join us if you can on Sunday at 3pm for our spring tidy up.  We are tidying up with the usual litter picking … Continue reading

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