Basketball hoop

With many thanks to Tower Hamlets @THH inspiring communities fund and Kevin and team installing it, the new basketball hoop will help those, wanting to do some target practise. Located between Rosebery House and Gatehouse school.

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Residents Association meeting

All Tenants and Residents are cordially invited for a public meeting on

Saturday, 21. September 2019 at 5pm.

Meeting place is our Glasshouse Community Centre.

Agenda:

  1. Chair’s welcome and brief summary of work done by the TRA in 2019 thus far.
  2. New basket ball hoop beside Rosebery/Gatehouse play space (up-date)
  3. Info on how the TRA works and how to join, duty specifications for roles.
  4. Open floor for questions and suggestions.
  5. Date of next AGM and next meeting date in October.

 

Could all attendees please refrain from stating whether they are tenants or leaseholders at the introduction as we want to concentrate on community cohesion regardles of personal status. 

 

Please note that also all meetings are published on our website calendar.

Spring Fayre 2019

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Parkview Spring Fayre 2019 buffet

What a lovely day we’ve had. There was a lovely buffet, hosted by Ros with many donated dishes from our local community.

I’ve learned how easy it is to make delicious puffed rice at home. The samosas were very spicy and yummy too.

 

 

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Chillie, sweet peppers and Squash plants

Later in the day two very important visitors from Hackney City Farm, Rita and Ken taught us how to grow sweet peppers, chillies and Squash on our balconies.

Rita explained: “It’s wonderful to watch them grow and then harvest the rewards and be able to eat them at the end of the season.”

 

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Ken from Hackney City Farm in the bee keeper outfit.

Ken, the bee expert taught how bees pollinate plants for a long distance around each hive and it seems plausible to keep bees on estates to help pollinate our plants.

It takes around 600  bees to fill one jar of honey and the bees fly twice around the globe to fill that jar. (equivalent)

Also there was a giveaway of bee friendly flowers for our balconies to help sustain that bee hunger.

 

AGM 2019

The Annual General Meeting of the Parkview Resident Association takes place on

Monday, 21st January 2019 at 19:00 at the Glasshouse Community Centre.

The purpose of the meeting is:

  1. Chair person’s report
  2. Accounts
  3. Elect committee.

Membership of the Association is open to all residents of the Parkview Estate. Any residents may stand for election to the committee, which consists of Chair person, treasurer and secretary.