St Anne’s Day Pageant 2016

So the 23rd July is fast approaching and it’s time to start spreading the word. Please can we ask for everyone to help us by sharing our poster to your timeline and letting your friends and family know about this great FREE event in BS4. We have the fantastic storyteller Deb Cordon and music from the amazing Bygonz. Starting at 11am in the King’s Arms Brislington who will be cooking up a medieval brunch of bacon sarnies. The pageant through Nightingale Valley and St Annes Wood will commence at midday so don’t be late. What’s not to love about this annual celebration hosted by the Friends of Brislington Brook.
2016 Pageant Poster pic

Are you interested in volunteering for us?

The Friends of Brislington Brook are a friendly bunch of local volunteers who enjoy getting out there improving our local environment. Please get in touch with the group and let us know the sort of thing you’d be interested in e.g. Local conservation (coppicing, litter picks, river clear-outs etc), helping organise public events, helping organise conservation workdays, PR and publicity, web support, working with local schools, anything else you can think of!

2016 events for your diary…..

Ok so where is this year going? Can you believe it is May already?? Just to keep you updated on the events planned for this year so far….

04 May 2016 – Friends of Brislington Brook Meeting – https://www.facebook.com/events/1005880666160900/

07 May 2016 – FoBB Volunteer Working Party – https://www.facebook.com/events/805646212894901/

01 June 2016 – Friends of Brislington Brook Meeting – https://www.facebook.com/events/250214698665572/

12 June 2016 – FoBB Volunteer Working Party – https://www.facebook.com/events/1001505123264081/

06 July 2016 – Friends of Brislington Brook Meeting – https://www.facebook.com/events/693998244074978/

16 July 2016 – FoBB Whole Day Volunteer Working Party – Prep for the Pageant – https://www.facebook.com/events/590985037742212/

23 July 2016 – St Anne’s Day Pageant to St Anne’s Well – https://www.facebook.com/events/1068295913221948/

Bristol Green Volunteers Award.

To all our loyal supporters out there. If you think the Friends of Brislington Brook are working hard to protect, enhance and promote our local woodland areas of Nightingale Valley and St Anne’s Wood…. well here’s your chance to nominate us for a “Volunteers for Nature Award”

Awarded to volunteer projects that:
– help to make Bristol a nature-rich and wildlife-friendly city
– bring people and nature together
– help communities conserve and restore nature in Bristol and beyond

If you think this sounds like our group then please nominate the Friends of Brislington Brook (closing date 04 March 2016)

http://www.bnhc.org.uk/green-volunteers/nominations/

Latest news from FOBB…

 New Friends of Brislington Brook website for 2016!

The Friends of Brislington Brook are a friendly bunch of local volunteers, based in BS4 Bristol, who enjoy getting out there improving our local environment. Our main areas of focus are the woodland areas of Nightingale Valley and St Annes Woods, through which the Brislington Brook flows right through the middle of both. 

This website has been created to give you an idea of who we are, what we are up to and how you can get involved. If you want anymore information please do get in touch.

Email us at info.fobb@gmail.com

Check out our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/FriendsBrislingtonBrook