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Plans for Ruskin Park Stables

An update from the Friends of Ruskin Park about our work to bring the Stable Block back into use to the benefit of the local community.

Planning for Ruskin Park’s Future

Our trustees and other volunteers are always working on projects to improve the park and plan for the future. Find out more about our current priorities.

John Ruskin at 200 Events Programme

This summer and autumn, Friends of Ruskin Park is organising a programme of free events and activities to celebrate John Ruskin, his ideas and his influence.

Free Music at the Bandstand for Summer 2019

Our ever-popular concert series at the Ruskin Park Bandstand, is returning for 2019 with performances fortnightly on Sundays from 3pm to 5pm.

Ruskin Park Summer Fete 2019 NEEDS YOU!

The Summer Fete is our biggest community day and fundraiser and it wouldn’t be possible without people offering to volunteer on the lead up and on the day.

Crowdfunder: John Ruskin’s Bicentenary in Ruskin Park

Help us celebrate John Ruskin's bicentenary with a programme of free activities for everyone in Ruskin Park in 2019

Ruskin Park Summer Fete – Saturday 22nd June 2019

The Ruskin Park Summer Fete is taking place on Saturday 22nd June 2019 from 1pm to 6pm at the Bandstand.

UK Power Networks damage to the park

We continue to be disappointed with the damage caused to the park by UK Power Networks over the past 18 months.