Friends Of Towneley Park

Charity no. 1144988

The main activities of the group are to:

  • Promote the benefits of Towneley Park for all visitors and users.
  • Contribute to events in the Park.
  • Meet and discuss with Park users, issues relating to the Park.
  • Help maintain and improve all aspects of the Park.
  • Support the Council’s role in the Park.
  • Publicise the Park.
  • Help improve visitors’ understanding and enjoyment of the Park’s heritage.

Members meet four times a year to organise activities and events which are available to all who care about Towneley Park.


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The Friends group is a registered charity whose purpose is to improve the facilities and the environment of Towneley Park by working in partnership with Burnley Borough Council.

Nature inspired printmaking workshop

Towneley Hall, Historic House, Art Gallery & Museum

Come and join us for a wonderful FREE creative workshop for adults!

Nature inspired printmaking with artist Alan Birch

🌱 Wednesday 10th April

🌱 1pm-3pm

🌱Towneley Hall

🌱 Free but booking essential

Working with artist and printmaker Alan Birch, participants will draw from the natural history collection at Towneley Hall before transforming their drawings into tonal engravings. The prints will be created on the portable press using water based inks. Prior to the session Alan will demonstrate printing from a variety of printing plates. No experience needed.

This is a free workshop and places must be reserved.

Details, and how to book are here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/…/nature-inspired…

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Tree planting session

Join Trees for Burnley in Towneley for the last plant of the season on Sunday 7th April at 10 am. Meet in the old 9-hole golf car park on Deer Park Rd and
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Hedge planting session along Deerpark Road, Burnley

Burnley Borough Council are running a hedge planting session on Monday 18th March. If you are interested, please meet in the 9 hole golf course car park for 10am. Tools will be provided.
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