Our calendar of evens has for 2020 has been drastically impacted by the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic that has led us to cancel many activities, especially Spring leading into Summer. As soon as we are able new dates for Members Meetings and Voluntary Work Parties will be posted here. Please keep checking back for updates.

2020 FoAP Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 26th May 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall – TO BE CONFIRMED 

2020 FoAP Members Meetings

Tuesday 28th January 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall

Tuesday 24th March 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall – CANCELLED

Tuesday 26th May 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town HallINCLUDING OUR AGM – TO BE CONFIRMED 

Tuesday 28th July 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall – TO BE CONFIRMED

Tuesday 29th September 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall – TO BE CONFIRMED

Tuesday 24th November 2020 – 6.30pm at Chorley Town Hall – TO BE CONFIRMED

2020 Voluntary Work in The Park

“Friends of Astley Park (FoAP) will be doing voluntary work in the Park on the following dates throughout the year.

Start times are 9.30am on Saturdays and 1.30pm on Mondays.

Emails will be sent out to members in the run-up to each event stating where we meet and what work is on the agenda. On very rare occasions the work may be cancelled at the last minute due to adverse weather etc., in this case again emails will be sent out to members.

If you would like to come along and help us please do so, you will be most welcome. Contact us for meeting points on that particular date.

The dates are as follows:-

Saturday 11th
Saturday 25th

Saturday 8th
Saturday 22nd

Saturday 14th
Saturday 28th – CANCELLED

Monday 6th – CANCELLED
Saturday 11th – CANCELLED
Saturday 25th – CANCELLED

Saturday 9th – CANCELLED
Saturday 23rd – CANCELLED

Saturday 6th – CANCELLED
Monday 8th – CANCELLED
Saturday20th – CANCELLED

Saturday 4th – CANCELLED
Saturday 18th – CANCELLED

Saturday 8th
Monday 10th
Saturday 22nd

Saturday 5th
Saturday 19th
Monday 21st

Saturday 3rd
Saturday 17th
Saturday 31st

Saturday 14th
Saturday 28th

Activities in March / April will include work preparing and planting.

Activities in April/May will include the Sensory Garden, litter picking and any other activity, which will not disturb nesting birds.

On the dates in July/August we will concentrate on Balsam Bashing.

On other dates we will work in the main on improving the river. Those not wanting to take part in this activity can either litter pick or help in the Sensory Garden.

2020 Chorley Flower Show

Saturday 1st August 2020 – Saturday

Sunday 2nd August 2020 – Sunday

CLICK HERE for Chorley Councils information on this years flower show

2020 Annual Quiz Night

Tuesday 6th October 2020 – Our Quiz Night* will be held on Tuesday 6th October at Chorley Cricket Club at 7.30pm.

*Details to follow.