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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.

Membership is open to any user of Towneley Park

The main activities of the group are :
  • To promote the benefits of Towneley Park for all visitors and users.
  • To contribute to events in the Park.
  • To meet and discuss with Park users, issues relating to the Park.
  • To help maintain and improve all aspects of the Park.
  • To support the Council’s role in the Park.
  • To publicise the Park.
  • To help improve visitors' understanding and enjoyment of the Park's heritage.

Members meet regularly to organise activities within the park that are available to all users.

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Last updated 9th August 2015

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The Notice board in Towneley Hall has all the latest news

notice board outside shop at Towneley Hall

and is the place to pick up a mobility scooter.

Download our latest 2015 Newsletter

Follow the Friends Heritage Lottery funded History Project  at The History of Towneley Park blog.

 Heritage and Woodland Festival September 11th to 13th.
 we will run a Tea Room on Sunday the 13th in the
 Housekeepers room in the Hall.
donations of cakes etc to sell most welcome!

The next Friends meeting
is the AGM on Saturday October 24th at 11am in the Lecture Theatre 


The Wool'n Wood project

The displays will be on show in Thanet Lea Wood from March 26th - to end of September. Do come along to add enjoyment to your walk. 

Download a Trail Leaflet

On alternate Mondays from April 13th, Pauline will continue with workshops in the Bowling Club Meeting room from 1.30 - 3.30pm  All welcome. Items made can then be used to add to the Trail
during the Summer months.

Details from Maureen - 01282 432423