2021 and COVID-19

Our new 2021 calendar of events are already being drastically impacted by the second National Lockdown of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

New dates for Members Meetings and Voluntary Work Parties will be posted here as soon as we can plan dates moving forward. Please keep checking back for updates.


2021 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 time for Saturdays is 9.30am.

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 10th April 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 24th April 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 8th May 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 22nd May 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 5th June 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 19th June 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 3rd July 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 17th July 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 31st July 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 14th August 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 28th August 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 11th September 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 25th September 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 9th October 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 23rd October 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 6th November 2021 – 9.30am*
Saturday 20th November 2021 – 9.30am*

Saturday 11th December 2021 – 9.30am*

* These dates may be amended or added to as circumstances relating to Covid governance change.

MORE DATE TO FOLLOW AS LOCKDOWN IS EASED – PLEASE CHECK BACK

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.


At the present time we are not able to advise when indoor meetings such as members’ meetings or Quiz night will be able to be resumed.


2021 FoAP Annual General Meeting

CANCELLED UNTIL COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALLOW

2021 FoAP Members Meetings

CANCELLED UNTIL COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALLOW

2021 Chorley Flower Show

Saturday 31st July 2021 – Saturday – PENDING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Sunday 1st August 2021 – Sunday – PENDING COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

CLICK HERE for Chorley Councils information on this years flower show


2021 Annual Quiz Night

CANCELLED UNTIL COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS ALLOW