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Committee Meeting Dates

Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings. Times and venues are advertised as an Event.

Minutes of previous meetings are posted in Forum.

Dates of meetings in 2016/17:-

       These meeting dates alternate between Tuesdays and Wednesdays.  All meetings will be held at St. Andrews Bowling Club, Derby Road unless otherwise agreed and will commence at 7.30 pm

       Please note that the…


Added by Fo SAP on March 23, 2016 at 14:42 — 1 Comment

Big Garden Birdwatch

The RSPB's  annual Big Garden Birdwatch happened this weekend and I chose St Andrews Park to do mine this morning. Highlights included a couple of male Blackcaps feeding on cotoneaster berries at the bowling club, 3 Mistle Thrushes and this Redwing. Near the pond 3 Robins were seen together - an unusual sight for this normally aggressive species - although one of them was doing a curious display (presumably threat rather than courtship) waving its head around slowly and baring its…


Added by Des Bowring on January 30, 2011 at 15:45 — 1 Comment

The Café is saved. Hooray!

Karen and Fay thank everyone who gave their support both at the Open Consultation Meeting on 4th October, commenting on the website, and by writing letters of support.

The Council listened to our concerns, and they have agreed to drop the idea of the semi-permanent kiosk and allow the café to continue to trade as it has always done.

We would also like to thank Alberto and Sue from the Parks department who came to the meeting and,…


Added by Fo SAP on October 16, 2010 at 18:32 — No Comments

St Andrews Park Cafe

Thank you so much to everyone who supported us at the meeting on monday by voting down Bristol City Councils proposal for a semi permanent kiosk. Also many thanks to all our customers who…


Added by fay aldridge on October 6, 2010 at 15:30 — 3 Comments

Next Bird Walk in September not August shock

The next bird walk will be on 19 September. I think I may have said the next one will be in August but to be honest the birds are rather quiet at this time of year. See you all next month!


Added by Des Bowring on August 8, 2010 at 16:18 — No Comments

Dawn chorus

Anyone up for an early visit to the park if we can persuade Des to get up at dawn?

Added by David Cemlyn on March 19, 2009 at 17:38 — 2 Comments

Fund rasing for the memorial

The extensive publicity about the plans for a memorial to the crew and local people has bought offers of donations. I have asked Simon to put a tab on the home page but meanwhile here are the details. Donations should be sent to John Mayne, Treasurer, Friends of St. Andrews Park 23 Windsor Road Bristol BS6 5BW. Cheques should be made payable to Friends of St. Andrews Park and will be ring fenced for the memorial.

John Clarke is doing sterling work raising the profile of our… Continue

Added by David Cemlyn on March 19, 2009 at 17:36 — 3 Comments

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