We are Rimrose Valley Friends.

We work to promote, protect and enhance the incredible piece of urban countryside that is Rimrose Valley Country Park here in South Sefton, Merseyside.

Our work connects people and communities, making the most of the park as a vital, safe and much-loved green space.

We deliver activities and events which encourage people to be healthy in body and mind and projects which protect the natural environment

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Hazel Davies – Campaigner and former Trustee

We are incredibly sad to share the devastating news that a much-loved member of our team, Hazel Davies, died on Saturday, 3rd December peacefully in her sleep at Woodlands Hospice, having bravely battled leukaemia for two years. Hazel was a founding member of our...

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2023 Calendar – Now on Sale!

Yes, it’s that time of year again and we’re delighted to announce that you can now get your hands on our 2023 calendar! The 2023 edition features some stunning images of the landscape and nature of Rimrose Valley. It will come as no surprise to learn that the cost of...

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Planning application for clubhouse on Chaffers

Rimrose Valley Friends have been invited to respond to Marsh Lane Harriers' planning application for a single storey clubhouse at Chaffers. The application and supporting documents can be found here. We have reviewed and considered the documentation, prepared a...

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Send us your photos! Rimrose Valley Calendar 2023

Can you believe that it's time for us to start prepping for the 2023 calendar?! We're busy going through the best of your photos shared in our Facebook group over the past 12 months but, as ever, we'd like to invite you to send us your favourites directly. This could...

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RSPB Walk on Rimrose Valley – Sat 10th June

(Photo Credit: Lee O'Brien) Chris Tynan from the RSPB and Green Sefton will be leading a guided walk, with a focus on the amazing birdlife to be found on Rimrose Valley. The walk will start at 9am from the Derwent Road entrance. He'll be helping us to identify birds...

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Spring Guided Walk on Rimrose Valley – Sat 3rd June

Get your weekend off to a great start by spending a few hours learning about some of the amazing wildlife to be found on Rimrose, next Saturday 3rd June at 10am. Join Green Sefton's Engagement Officer, John Dempsey, who will be leading a guided nature walk as Rimrose...

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In association with:

Merseyside Police
Sefton Council
Canal & River Trust