The Friends of Cotteridge Park is a registered charity. All the work of the group is done by volunteers for the benefit of the community that is served by the park.
Membership is open to anyone who agrees with the charity’s objects.
“The charity’s objects (‘the objects’) are
For the benefit of the inhabitants of the surrounding area of Cotteridge Park and visitors to
the area (“the beneficiaries”), the promotion of the provision of facilities for education,
recreation and other leisure time occupation in the interests of social welfare with the
object of improving the conditions of life for the beneficiaries without distinction of sex or
of political, religious or other opinions in particular but not exclusively by:
a.) The promotion, support and improvement of Cotteridge Park.
b) Organising programmes of physical, educational, creative and other activities in the
interests of social welfare, primarily in and around the park.”
Everyone is welcome to come to meetings and volunteer. However, if you would like to vote at meetings or submit motions to the AGM you need to be a member. Membership is free. If you would like to become a member please click on this link and fill in the FoCP Membership Form and return it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you can’t get to meetings, or they aren’t your “thing”, you can keep in touch through this website, via facebook or twitter or join the email list. You can also find pictures of Cotteridge Park on instagram
If you want to know more – here are the dates and details of General Meetings and Annual General Meetings.
Meeting Dates - 2019-2020
Meeting venue is the Cadbury Club in Winter and The Shed in the Park for the rest of the year. All meetings start at 7.30pm. Unless otherwise specified. Check emails for confirmation of venues and dates.
General Meeting – Monday 8th April 2019
Annual General Meeting – Monday 10th June 2019
General Meeting – Monday 14th October 2019
General Meeting – Monday 13th January 2020
There are also Trustee meetings in February, May, September and November. You are welcome to get in touch about those if you are interested in becoming a trustee or have a matter that you would like the trustees to consider.