Category Archives: news

Sighting of juvenile Heron

We are very happy that (an ornithologist has confirmed) this is a fledgling we spotted in the park. Advertisements

Posted in Nature and wildlife, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Grey Herons Have Two Chicks!

Since the work has temporarily halted, the Herons have returned to the park and have built another nest on the island and had two chicks! The chicks are quite large but still have grey feathers all over and we have … Continue reading

Posted in action, Nature and wildlife, news, voluntary and campaign groups | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Exhibition – Alexandra Park: A heart-breaking work of staggering destruction

We are looking for photos and materials for this exhibition. Songs, sketches, drawings, paintings, photographs, textiles, sculptures, poetry installation etc. Anything that anybody connected to this appalling event has made in response to it. All ages . This will be … Continue reading

Posted in action, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PROTEST & CIRCUS JAM SATURDAY 2ND MARCH 1PM !!!

PROTEST & CIRCUS JAM THIS SATURDAY 1PM !!! Get Your Banners Out & Your Juggling Balls Too… SPREAD THE WORD, & SPREAD IT LOUD ! Hey Council Leave Our Trees Alone …!! This Sat & Sun from 1pm until everyones … Continue reading

Posted in action, news | Tagged | Leave a comment

Interview in Manchester Climate Monthly

Interview with Cassie Nolan of Save Alexandra Park Trees #Manchester #biodiversity #campaigning Posted on February 19, 2013 by manchesterclimatemonthly Every month we publish an interview with a local activist in the print edition of Manchester Climate Monthly.  Here’s a sneak preview … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged | 1 Comment

PRESS RELEASE: Council’s ‘Recent’ U-Turn on Park Plans Were Already in Place as Far Back as August 2011

Manchester City Council appears to have scaled back controversial tree felling plans for Alexandra Park in Whalley Range against which local residents have been campaigning since December last year, but the changes were actually made as far back as August … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | 2 Comments

In response to BBC article and Councillor Nigel Murphy

In response to BBC news article quote below  on 17th FEB 2013 Quoted here “Manchester City Council said it had “listened carefully to the concerns of the local community”. Four tennis courts will now be built, rather than the proposed … Continue reading

Posted in news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments