Bromley

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Let Kelsey Park have some Love

6 GoodGymers made their way to help their local community in Bromley.

  • Mark Gilyead
  • Bromley runner
  • Richard Smith
  • Claire
  • Leaonie Watts
  • Helen Stoddart
 
Sunday, 7th of January 2024
 
Led by Mark Gilyead
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GoodGym Bromley's first visit to Kelsey Park near Beckenham as we got underway with our slate of group tasks to attack the January challenge.

We arrived at 09:30 on a cold but clear Sunday morning to meet the Friends of Kelsey Park, whose task was to tidy up a hedge and other foliage next to the tennis courts. We helped carry tools over to the site and got stuck in. Mark and Claire headed behind the (non-evergreen) hedge to clear a walkway so that rogue tennis balls could be retrieved. Richard declared war on brambles, pulling some huge ones out, and Stephen cleared suckers and other growths from a nearby Sycamore tree. Meanwhile, Helen went litter picking in a pair with a Friend and collected loads from just one corner of the park, making it a much more pleasant space for families now. Great work!

Liz from the Friends was very happy with our work, so we're welcome back at next month's session - sign up here.

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Mark Gilyead
Led by Mark Gilyead

Area Activator for GoodGym Bromley. Mostly runs for the train. On purpose obvs. Also helping to launch new GG areas with the central team 🚀

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    • Claire
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