Parks Have Many Roles to Play

Have you ever thought about why you use your local park? Is it purely because it’s the prettiest route on your way to and from some destination? To let the boisterous children run off some steam maybe, to walk the pooch or just to keep ¬†yourself active. Some people view it a hallowed space, where…

Radipole Park under Construction…1920’s-1930’s.

Radipole park and gardens is probably one of the ‘newer’ recreational areas in Weymouth. It was constructed between the two World Wars, at a time when when the country was suffering from economic depression and the accompanying high unemployment. The government of the day had set out loans to those councils that wanted to avail…

Powerful words…Powerful Memories; Holocaust Day 2018

Our local parks and gardens, besides being somewhere that gives us great pleasure, they can also provide us with a wealth of memories. Some are happy, some may be sad, but some hold very powerful messages for those who visit. So it is for Radipole Gardens who will be holding their annual Holocaust Memorial Day…

2018 Off to a Cracking Start…

What an absolute ¬†cracker…our first event for 2018 and we’re flying! We even had an orderly queue waiting eagerly at the doors for the 10 am start. From the moment the doors opened it didn’t stop. A huge thank you to all the wonderful stall holders who arrived and set up, we couldn’t have done…