What’s Going On?

Click on the links below to find out what’s going on in West Bank Park at the moment…


The two bowling greens in West Bank Park are managed by the West Bank Park Bowling Association. The greens are used regularly by the club during the summer season for informal matches, practice games and League fixtures. The bowling season runs from April to September and there’s usually someone playing there most afternoons (weather permitting!).… Continue reading Bowling

West Bank Park Rocks

Georgie and Fi from The Little Friends of West Bank Park spent a Saturday morning at Acomb Explore’s Fun Palace event in October. They hosted a rock painting activity and had lots of mini visitors who were very enthusiastic about decorating their rocks. A couple of weeks later the Little Friends painted some more rocks… Continue reading West Bank Park Rocks

Summer Fair

Our annual Summer Fair is one of the highlights of the Holgate community calendar. The 2018 fair will take place on Sunday the 24th of  June, 1-4  PM. Over 40 local organisations, charities, entertainers and attractions will provide fun, games and refreshments throughout the afternoon. Here are some (not all!) of the things you can look forward… Continue reading Summer Fair


Check here for events and activities going on in the coming months. May 2018 25th: After School Friends of WBP. This month we’ll be picking elderflowers to make elderflower lemonade. 27th: Pop up cafe in the bowling Pavilion. PM us via our Facebook page if you are able to bake any cakes to donate to… Continue reading Calendar

Friends of West Bank Park

Our aim is to help preserve, manage and develop West Bank Park for the benefit of the local community. We regularly organise and undertake practical work and public events in cooperation with the council. We are consulted by the council on developments and changes within the park. Our main activities are: Raising funds to ensure… Continue reading Friends of West Bank Park