Volunteer Development Consultant required

Volunteer Development Consultant required

Bournemouth Parks Foundation is seeking fee proposals and expressions of interest to fulfil a consultancy brief for volunteering and stakeholder development on open spaces across the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) conurbation. Working in partnership with BCP Council, the Foundation is one of 8 locations in the UK working on the Future Parks project, funded[…]

Works completed at Knyveton Gardens – now let’s celebrate!

Works completed at Knyveton Gardens – now let’s celebrate!

Thanks to a grant of over £25,000 we’ve introduced some new play equipment to Knyveton Gardens in Springbourne. The park now has a variety of toddler play equipment installed, with the work being completed by BCP Council. Further improvements to the landscaping of the park is planned over the winter months, including the introduction of[…]

Let’s go wild for the wildlife bus

Let’s go wild for the wildlife bus

Yellow Buses has launched a new green-themed vehicle – a wildlife bus in which passengers can ride with birds, lizards, otters and butterflies. BCP Council, Bournemouth Parks Foundation and Natural England supported the Yellows with its latest project. The bus is decorated with huge photos of wild animals inside and out – with details of[…]