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Connie ! A Jewel in The Community

A special thanks to Connie at Meols Chippy for her support of meols park.Connie has been collecting echo wish tokens for the Friends of Meols Park group and is doing the coastal walk Again, in support of our Park.
Connie truly is a jewel in the community.Thank you from all of us.
Should anybody want to accompany Connie whilst doing the Wirral Coastal Walk on Sunday 23rd May, then please call in to Regal Fish & Chips at Station Approach in Meols and see Connie or contact us.

Award for Safety & Fun in the Play Area

Another Meols Park Funding Award

Thanks to a successful £1,995 ‘Your Wirral/NHS Wirral Partnership Homes’ Funding Award, we plan to install thermo plastic markings in the Park Play Area. They will be both fun,educational and most importantly raise awareness and understanding of road safety on exiting the park.
The road safety markings will be placed at the two Play Area entrances and will be themed in the STOP, LOOK, LISTEN, LIVE with caricature logos and will be painted in bright easily seen colours.The fun and educational markings will be of Hopscotch’s which make fitness, fun for the children.
The vision of the country is for children to become more active and healthy and the introduction of action games, through floor markings will meet the needs.

Snow In The Park

The snowy weather arrived in Meols Park today the 5th January 2010. The headteacher of Great Meols Primary School decided to let the kids out early and give them the next day off. That never happened in my school days, are the teachers too soft now? or is it a health and safety matter?

China Crisis Christmas Gig in Hoylake

On Sunday 13th December at Jack  Rabbit Slims in Hoylake, Wirral, Liverpool Band China Crisis will be performing a Christmas Gig. The support Acts are Wirral Singer/Songwriter Steve Wale and Liverpool’s The Beat Routes. Tickets available Here or by phoning 0151 632 0705 or 07970 990774 The band have been very supportive in doing a fund raising gig for us back in February, so please go along and support them as they have supported us. Tickets are £15 with limited Cash Admission on the door.

Our Sparks In The Park Event

The Friends of Meols Park put on a ‘Sparks In The Park’ event for the local and surrounding communities on Sunday 8th November 2009, when Fun & Fireworks were the order of the day. The weather was really kind to us especially as in the days leading up to the event the weather had been horrendous.The fun started off at 2pm with Childrens Fairground Rides,Bouncy Castles , Slides,Swing Boats and Refreshments galore with Chips,Burgers,Hot Dogs,Candy Floss and of course the superb Mulled Wine made by Rachel and John. 7 Waves 92.1 Community Radio set up in the Marquee to keep us entertained with some great music. They set up beside the Beer and Wine tables at the request of Brian.(only joking) Elaine and her helpers were also in the marquee selling chocolate apples and glow in the dark bracelets to raise funds for the Rainbows. The lucky winner who got to activate the VIP plunger was Alan Scott from Meols. We had to delay the start of the Firework Display as it didn’t get completely dark until 5.55pm but it was well worth the wait. Heres to next years display on the 7th November 2010. Don’t miss it!

Activate Our Firework Display with VIP Plunger

Buy a £1 Raffle Ticket and the winner gets to start our firework display on Sunday 8th November by activating the VIP Plunger. 2nd Prize is £20 Meal Gift voucher, 3rd Prize is a Large box of chocolates. Picture 002

Date Set For The Meols Show 2010

Meols Park Celebration Day 6th Sept 09
6th September 2009 was Meols Park Celebration Day. The Park was packed with local residents enjoying the rides,shows and of course the live music. The day was such a success that we are having another event next year on Sunday 5th September.

A Mayoral Thank You!

Mayoral thank you card

Mayoral thank you card

16th September 2009. Received an official looking thank you card from the Mayor and Mayoress of Knowsley Dave and Sarah Smithson, saying “Many thanks for your kind invite and congratulations on your excellent work on the park” Nice touch I thought and it was great that they were able to come along on our Celebration Day especially as two of their ‘subjects’ Gary and Eddie of China Crisis did a surprise appearance.

Our Celebration Day 6th September

Meols Park Celebration Day

Meols Park Celebration Day

Come along to our Park Celebration Day from 12 noon to 5pm. There will be Live Music,Donkey Rides,Punch and Judy and Viking Shows,the wirral play rangers will be bringing play equipment for childrens games,rodeo bull ride,bouncy castle and more. Refreshments available on the day and 7 waves radio will be there as well.

Donkey Rides in Meols Park

Holly, Daisy and Charlie are making the long trek over from South Liverpool to take part in The Friends of Meols Park Celebration Day on Sunday 6th September 2009.

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