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The Friends group is a registered charity whose purpose is to improve the facilities and the environment of Towneley Park by working in partnership with Burnley Borough Council.

Membership is open to any user of Towneley Park

The main activities of the group are :
  • To promote the benefits of Towneley Park for all visitors and users.
  • To contribute to events in the Park.
  • To meet and discuss with Park users, issues relating to the Park.
  • To help maintain and improve all aspects of the Park.
  • To support the Council’s role in the Park.
  • To publicise the Park.
  • To help improve visitors' understanding and enjoyment of the Park's heritage.

Members meet regularly to organise activities within the park that are available to all users.

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Last  updated August 11th 2017

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The Notice board in Towneley Hall has all the latest news

notice board outside shop at Towneley Hall

and is the place to pick up a mobility scooter.

Download our latest 2017 Newsletter

Follow the Friends Heritage Lottery funded History Project  at The History of Towneley Park blog.

Towneley Heritage Open Days
September 8th - 10th 12 noon - 4.00pm
Free Hall entry - mini guided tours

 Woodland Festival
Sunday,September 10th
free event  12noon - 4.00pm
Exhibitions and demonstrations
around the Hall, gardens and Woodlands
HomemadeTeas served in the Housekeepers Room
A great afternoon out for all the family
Next Meeting is the AGM
Saturday October 21st.
11.00am in the Hall Lecture Theatre.

Gardening Club
10.00am - noon
 1st Thursday in the month until October.
Click on "Activities" for details of our ongoing project
restoring the Little Lime Walk
every 3rd Thursday in the month
Starts again on Thursday March 16th


The Handicraft Workshops 

Towneley Crafters Group:
Tel. Pauline for details:
 01282 788775  (mob. 07749118651)

Mosaic Workshops:
The 3 mosaic panel are now complete
and on display in the Burnley Wildlife Room
in Towneley Hall
Summer break until September
all welcome to have an input
on our next project
Details from Maureen - 01282  432423