MIND – Mental Health and Wellbeing programme in Rowntree park

York Mind are running a Mental Health and Well-being Activities Programme that is funded by City of York Council. York Mind is working in partnership with a number of groups including the Friends of Rowntree Park to provide a programme of activities for people to get involved in. These sessions are free to take partContinue reading “MIND – Mental Health and Wellbeing programme in Rowntree park”

Flood Defence work affects Rowntree Park

From Monday 17th of May 2021, the Environment Agency are scheduled to change access to Terry Avenue whilst flood defence work is carried out at Clementhorpe. This work will mean that parts of Terry Avenue are closed for around 12 months. Vehicles, pedestrians and bikes will no longer be able to access town via TerryContinue reading “Flood Defence work affects Rowntree Park”

RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch weekend

Bird blog, with contributions from lead Bird Volunteer Vikki. I don’t think I’ve appreciated the park quite so much as I have done in recent months, as somewhere green and leafy to roam, but more importantly for me: somewhere to see the garden birds that are noticeably absent from our little yard. We have aContinue reading “RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch weekend”