News

Merry Christmas

To all our friends and supporters, the Trustees and Committee of the Friends of Devonport Park would like to wish you all a very merry and safe Christmas and a prosperous and healthy New Year. To everyone who has supported…
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Remembrance Sunday 2020

Dear friends. It is with regret that we must inform you that this year, there will be no officially organised “Act of Remembrance” at the Devonport War Memorial in the Park. The current restrictions and guidelines around the Covid19 pandemic…
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Poet’s Corner

Among our volunteer gardeners, we have a talented poet, Clinton Cox. Clint is going to try and produce a new poem, each month so, we hope to make this a regular feature. We hope you enjoy! Fagus and Sessile Fagus…
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Recent Activity Update

Covid 19 has had a serious impact on everyone and the Friends have not escaped it’s disruption. Like a lot of other organisations, all of our planned events for 2019 have been cancelled. Our volunteer gardeners were unable to work…
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Planting of commemorative trees

On Saturday (22nd February), Luke Pollard MP, accompanied by Celia Stevens, planted two special trees to mark the official opening of our new fruiting arboretum on Ferry Field – part of Devonport Park. These two specimen trees, a “Pilgrim” and…
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Radford Park

There is an opportunity to get involved with creating a new wildflower area at Radford Park. Please see the attached file.

Bowls players wanted

Plymouth Citybus bowls club, who share the facilitities in Devonport Park with the Tamar and Devonport teams, are looking for new players for both their men’s and ladies teams. They will shortly be holding an open day (date to be…
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Day 2 at Ferry Field

We had another very successful day today. Even more volunteers turned out to help finish the project. As well as the Friends and PCC staff, we had individuals who came along to help and teams from Babcock, Routeways and the…
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Ferry Field

For a number of years now, the Friends of Devonport Park have been working towards creating a fruiting arboretum on the Ferry Field part of Devonport Park. Now, at long last and thanks to the support of Plymouth City Council,…
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