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Ann Ewings 1937-2017: Updated

November 24th, 2017

Our longest serving committee member Ann Ewings has died, aged 79. You can see the full report here.

The funeral will be held in at 9:30am, Wednesday, 17th January, at South Chapel, Brighton Crematorium (‘Woodvale’) Lewes Road/Bear Road.

There will be a gathering for refreshments after the funeral (10.30am-12.30pm) at the Barnard Community Centre, on the ground floor of the St John’s Mount block of flats, Mount Pleasant, BN2 0JP. All welcome.

Ann will be greatly missed by all of us at the Friends Of Queens Park. Here are some thoughts and memories of an unforgettable character. Read more…

Carols In The Park: Photos

November 18th, 2017

Thank you all for attending Carols In The Park at the Royal Spa Nursery and for making it such a successful event. See photos here: Read more…

Johnny Webb On The Future Of Our Park

November 5th, 2017

A quick chat with Johnny Webb, chair of The Friends of Queens Park, as published in Queens Park Living magazine. Johnny, a local resident, is co-founder and CEO of Sundog Pictures, a London-based TV production company. Read more…

Public Meeting: Report

October 18th, 2017

There was a full house for the public meeting on drug issues, organised by Queens Park ward Councillors Karen Barford, Adrian Morris and Daniel Chapman, at the Tennis Pavilion on Wednesday evening. Read more…

Fresh Sussex Vegetables On Our Dootstep

August 14th, 2017

Pepperpot locals will have noticed the colourful open-air farm shop that appears on Queens Park Road every Saturday. Here is an introduction to this welcome innovation. Read more…

Mag Morris 1933-2017

July 18th, 2017

Sad news. Mag Morris, the founder and chair of The Friends Of Queens Park, died last week at the age of 84. Read more…

Youth Rangers Work On Wild Garden

July 14th, 2017

Many thanks to Sussex Wildlife Trust Youth Rangers for great work in the Wild Garden, Queens Park, on Thursday. Read more…

Changing Our Attitude To Rubbish

July 9th, 2017

Take it home with you. That is the advice we should give to all groups planning picnic parties and BBQs in the park this summer.

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Queens Park Dropped From City Bike Share Scheme

July 4th, 2017

Plans for a Queens Park hub have been dropped from the citywide bike share scheme, being rolled out this month. Read more…