October 2019

As well as the regular weekly activities, there’s a variety of other events and attractions which vary from month to month. Events are free (unless otherwise specified) and all are welcome to join in. Outdoor events are weather permitting.

Tuesday 1 October

7pm Friends of Greenhead Park committee meeting in the Greenhead Park pavilion.

Wednesday 2 October

12.20pm – 1.30pm  An illustrated talk by Rev Mike Wilkins on the history of Holy Trinity Church which celebrates its 200th birthday this year. The building of the church was paid for by Benjamin Haigh Allen, then resident at Greenhead Hall. History Hour sessions are held in the Greenhead Park Community Room (in the cafe building by the tennis courts).  Free – no need to book.

Sunday 20 October

2pm – 5pm Join the Pumpkin Parade organised by Meningitis Now for some spook-tacular lantern-lit family fun. As well as having a great time, you can help Meningitis Now raise valuable funds and awareness to continue their fight against meningitis and support families affected by this disease. Tickets cost £10 for a family (four people) and £3 for additional tickets, and families are encouraged to raise sponsorship if they can. Sign up now to get your fundraising pack, sponsor form and a voucher to exchange for a Halloween lantern or pumpkin on the day.