All the News Fit to Print!

On this page you will find articles highlighting past events and future plans, and items of general interest.

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June, 2024

Harrow parkrun #400!

Run director Mike Lepps, talks to us about how the nationwide "timed run/walk" came to Harrow Rec, and celebrates the 400th event in our park.

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May, 2024

Where Did All Those Trees Come From?

Roger Kettenhorn talks about his role in planting our two spectacular "copses" of mature trees, at the Cunningham Park end of The Rec.

July, 2023

Tree Matters

These days almost everyone would agree that “trees matter”, but how well do you know the trees in our park?  Would you like to learn more and appreciate their diversity?

13th Nov, 2022

Stone Stack Unveiling

The Mayor, MP, and Harrow multi-faith representatives gathered to dedicate our new stone sculpture in the Ahimsa Peace Garden.

5th June, 2022

Jubilee Party in the Park

    What a party that was!

    How better to celebrate the jubilee than a party in our beloved local park, with neighbours, friends and family?

5th May 2022

Spring Tree Walk

    Getting up-close-and-personal with our beautiful trees.  A spring walk around the park, led, as usual, by our tree expert John Wells.

March 2022

Peoples Paths

    A walk along Harrow Recreation Ground's less traveled paths, with our park champion Bill Stephenson

March 2022

Jubilee Oak Planting

    The day the Mayor and a host of local dignitaries came to the park to plant Harrow’s Jubilee oak tree.

January 2022

Community Gardening

    Why not join the volunteers who help to keep the park's gardens and borders green and blooming?

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