Croydon

Group run

Protect our PEACE

9 GoodGymers made their way 1.9km to help the Friends of Park Hill Rec in Croydon.

  • Conroy
  • Croydon runner
  • Liz
  • Croydon runner
  • Rosalind Vince
  • Kate Bowden
  • Nicola
  • Ollie Baum
  • Jack Bowden
 
Tuesday, 25th of July 2023
 
Led by Conroy

Nine of us ran/walked to park hill to meet Josi from friends of park hill for another installment of peace poles.

The poles had been beautifully painted by students at the local school and members of the Croydon Soroptomist Group. After taking some time to ensure they were in the best positions in the garden, we began by digging a big hole. We then attached the poles to the ground stake and hammered them into the ground. It was important to use the spirit level to check they were straight! Once they were upright we were able to cement them into place where they make a vibrant and colourful addition to the walled garden.

Whilst we were doing all this we even had a bit of extra time to move some more woodchip onto the beds in the medicinal herb section of the garden!

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Report written by Conroy


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Conroy
Led by Conroy

Just a regular guy, who likes running, doing my bit for the community.

GoodGymers helping out
  • Photographers

    Take photos for the session report

    • Kate Bowden
    • Rosalind Vince
  • Walk Leaders

    Lead a walking group to the task

    • Kate Bowden
    • Rosalind Vince
  • Back markers

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Croydon runner
    • Liz
    • Croydon runner

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