Monday, 4 April 2016

Easter Egg Hunt Thurs 7th April 10.30am - 12.00pm

Following last year's popular event, another Easter Egg Hunt is planned for Thurs 7th April at 10.30am. Colin Evans will be on hand to co-ordinate the fun. Prizes may include - Easter Eggs!
All activities will based around the park shelter.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Latest Tidy-Up sessions

Here are the forthcoming dates for Tidy-up sessions for the gardens:-

Sat 18th July 11:00am-1:00pm 

Wed 29th  July 6:00-7:00pm 

Sat 15th August 11:00am-1:00pm

Wed 26th August 6:00-7:00pm

The sessions are run and attended by the Friends group but anyone is welcome to attend and do as much or as little as you like!

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Easter Egg Hunt 10.30 - 12.00 Wednesday 8th April

Come and join us for an Easter Egg Hunt organised and compered by Colin Evans with fabulous prizes - yes Easter Eggs! All the family welcome (even Dad!)

Tidy-Up Sessions

Tidy-Up sessions take place in the gardens once a month on the second Saturday of the month between 11.00am and 1.00pm.
Colin Evans from the South Manchester Parks service provides tools and is on hand to chat and give advice. Members of the Friends group are always present undertaking useful maintenance tasks around the park.
Please feel free to join us to help or just to chat.

 Bulb Planting 14th Feb
 Bulb Planting 14th Feb
 Committee member Mike welds the newly purchased leaf blower - March 14th
 Committee member Mike welds the newly purchased leaf blower - March 14th
Enthusiastic young helpers put us to shame sweeping and composting leaves - March 14th

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Green Flag Award

For the third year running Marie Louise Gardens has been awarded Green Flag status. This is a nationally recognised award which promotes excellence in green spaces.

For more information please visit their website:-

Updated Tidy-up Sessions List

The dates for tidy-up sessions for September and October are:-

Sat 13th Sept, 11:00 - 1:00  
Wed 24th Sept 6:00 - 7:00 
Sat 18th Oct, 11:00 - 1:00  
Wed 29th Oct 6:00 - 7:00  Cancelled

Please feel free to join the Friends for all or part of these sessions and do as much or as little as you feel able.

Saturday, 7 June 2014

Friends of Marie Louise Gardens ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The next AGM of the Friends will take place at 7.30pm (please note correct time!) Tuesday 8th july at the

Holt Pavilion,
Didsbury Park, 
Sandhurst Road, 
M20 5LS

All members of the Friends are welcome to attend as well as those with an interest in the park who would like to join the Friends. Please come along and contribute to the long-term future of Marie Louise Gardens.