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Chaffers Wildflower Meadow

Rimrose Valley Friends ran a crowd-funding campaign to deliver a one hectare wildflower meadow on the centre of Chaffers running track.

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Wildflower Meadow, Friends of the Earth support and more!

Another busy month for Rimrose Valley Friends, so we wanted to share a few important updates, particularly for those of you who don't follow us so closely on social media. We have launched an ambitious project "Bees, Blooms & Butterflies" with a goal to create a...

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The Statutory Consultation: Be Prepared!

Highways England has previously told us that it intends to hold its statutory consultation in "spring/summer 2019". In theory, this could be announced at any time. Assuming they're on track and getting prepared, we need to be, too! None of the details are known as...

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Join Us & Get Involved

Since February 2015, Rimrose Valley Friends has existed to preserve, promote and protect the wonderful community resource that is Rimrose Valley Country Park. To help establish ourselves we became a charity in February 2017 and appointed our first trustees. We are now...

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Westminster Optimism? We think so.

As you're hopefully aware by now, the best way to receive updates on our campaign to Save Rimrose Valley is via our social media pages and our dedicated website: However, we're aware that not everyone is a fan of social media, so...

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Community Notice Boards

Rimrose Valley Friends deliver 4 x community notice boards across the park, using a local craftsman, Roy Bouffler. Funded by Tesco's Bags of Help scheme and installed in partnership with Green Sefton.

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Latest Campaign News

Lots happening at the moment, so here's a quick update on what's been going on in the past month or so. We shared the statements of support we have received from ALL political parties on our website.  You can read all about it here.  It's great that we can reference...

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Happy New Year: Update as we begin 2019!

As we start another new year, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on what was achieved in 2018. We've summarised just some of the work we've done, as well as our activities and events on our campaign website and you can read all about it by clicking here. Speaking...

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Hands Across the Valley!

A community engagement event to raise awareness of the park and our campaign to save it from development. 700 people attended, including local MPs, Councillors, Friends of the Earth and other environmental groups.

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