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Newsletter – August 2018

Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) project We have appointed Rachel Steward as the full-time Volunteer and Community Engagement Manager for 2½ years.  (Rachel has extensive experience of working with the Essex

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Fortnightly Health Walks

Next walk is Tuesday 18th September. Meet at Clare Castle Country Park Centre at 10:30am. Free and no booking required.     Find out more at http://clarewalks.co.uk/ and watch a slideshow

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Newsletter – July 2018

Trustee’s MBE.  We are delighted that Derek Blake, one of the Park Trustees, has been awarded an MBE in the recent honours list for all his work in the Educational

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Lady’s Walk Repairs

This is the start of the new Lady’s Walk steps. The support structure is of steel which will make it long lasting. The design enables all sections to be replaced

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Park Trustee Awarded MBE

We are delighted that Derek Blake, one of the Park Trustees, has been awarded an MBE in the recent honours list for all his work in the Educational and Community

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Clare Walkers Monthly Walk – Glemsford to Clare

Clare Walkers Group September walk is a linear route from Glemsford to Clare. Saturday 22nd September 2018. Starting 10:30am at the bus shelter in Glemsford. The suggestion is to catch

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Volunteer Working Parties April to June

 Meet by the Clare Park Centre at 10am Now that winter is over (!) there is much to do – we need to clear logs, build ‘dead hedges’, start to

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Clare Castle Country Park receives £1.5m National Lottery funding!

The Trustees of Clare Castle Country Park are delighted to announce that their application for £1.5 million of National Lottery funding has been approved.   The decision by the Heritage Lottery

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March Working Parties

WORKING PARTIES IN THE PARK March 2018  Meet by the Clare Park Centre – 10am to 12.30pm Monday 5th               Friday 16th                Sunday 25th From 1st April we cannot do major

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Dedham Vale & Stour Valley Volunteers help in The Park

On Wednesday 14th March, twenty four Stour Valley Volunteers did some major clearing along the Railway Walk for which we are most grateful.  This is part of the long-term plan

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