The Friends of Bishops Park ensures you are informed of critical matters involving the park and provides a voice for your views.
UPDATE WORKS COMPOUND – FULHAM FOOTBALL CLUB IN FIELDERS MEADOW – April 2019
The council have given approval to the works at Fulham Football Club, they have also given approval for the Club to section of a part of Fielders Meadow for their ‘Works Compound’ and for this FFC will be paying for the use. The Church Commissioners have not yet fully signed off on everything and they are fully cognizant of the details and concerns of the residents regarding the Park. There has been a recently agreed extension to submission date for everyone to comment is now 24th April 2019.
The Friends have been active in talking to the Council (employees and Councillors) FFC and the Church Commissions to represent your interests. There are a few areas of concern to us set out in our letters in reply these are now on our website/ links below in full and cover such matters as the finances, compound use and landscaping and many practicalities during the time the compound is in existence and afterwards.
To read in fuller detail please see the letters below.
Please note our fundraising is continuing for the Rose Garden Rejuvenation. Spacehive Link
The next time we are having a stall at the Farmers Market is April 28th
The next gardening group dates are on May 13th and June 3rd.
UPDATE ON FIELDER’S MEADOW – March 2019
Fulham Football Club
The Council has agreed after much lobbying to extend the Consultation date from 5th April to 18th April. If you have any views on the Club’s use of part of Bishop’s Park please email: firstname.lastname@example.org before 18th April.
If you would like to view details of the proposed works visit: www.lbhf.gov.uk/fulhamfc
If you would like to read the letter and accompanying Q&A notes from LBH&F please click on links below:
H&F let merged 2 – Letter from council to residents, dated 22 March, received 29 March 2019
Q&A MR_03 – Questions and Answers regarding Fulham Football Club’s use of part of Fielders Meadow from Ian Ross, Parks Manager LBH&F
Friends of Bishop’s Park – Gardening Club
A little bit about the gardening club in the Council newsletter. Thank you to all who volunteer and work in the park.
NEW COMMITTEE FOR 2018/2019
Co-Chairs Melanie Healy and Rowena Vaughan can be reached at Chair.BishopsParkFriends@gmail.com
Other committee members remain the same.