Having to build throughout Covid has added extra challenges to the new Community Building project. Increased costs due to product scarcity and increased timescales means that we had to use all our contingency budget and we are now short approximately £20k to finish the building, including fixtures and fittings, and enable us to open our […]
Friends of Victoria Park, Stretford News
If you received Ferrero Rocher chocolates for Christmas, save the packets and drop them off with us for recycling.
Looking for something to do over the Christmas holidays? Need a breath of fresh air between wrapping all those presents and socially distanced family visits?
It’s his busiest time of the year, but Santa is making time to visit us again. Tonight, 15th, he’ll be in Gorse Hill from 6-7pmSanta is looking forward to seeing you all, but do maintain social distancing rules. As we can’t collect cash donations, you can use our text number to donate, text PARK to […]
Tonight, 14th December, Santa will be in the Edge Lane, Kings Road Lacy street area
We are excited to announce that we are bringing Santa to Stretford!
FOVPS are starting our own Stretford Shedders group, and would like to hear from anyone (male or female) interested in joining, or anyone who might know someone who might benefit. No particular skills or experience needed but a willingness to attend a first meeting to get a sense of the needs and interests of the […]
For the last week you will have seen the contractors working hard to prepare the ground ready for the foundations. Thank you for your understanding during this period of disruption, but it’s all good news!
A fabulous park with a unique asset Victoria Park has a lot to offer the community. One of those things is the game of pétanque. With the support of The Friends of Victoria Park, Trafford Pétanque has been able to thrive as a club representing its region, both nationally and Internationally… read more
If you’ve begun to appreciate the park more since Lockdown, why not pledge to join in with our gardening groups. We maintain the new flower beds, the wildlife garden and have started an Incredible Edible community vegetable plot and have lots of plans for the future. The more help we have, the more we can […]