Exploring Eaton Park for families

Exploring Eaton Park for families

This year we are working with Nadine Eggleton, a final year student in UEA’s School of Biological Sciences, to produce some fun new resources to help families enjoy and learn about nature and wildlife in Eaton Park. We are delighted to unveil the first of these...
Caring for the bandstand flower beds

Caring for the bandstand flower beds

Early in 2018 the Friends’ Ground Force group decided to take another look at the four beds which surround the bandstand to see if they could be nurtured more successfully. These beds present a considerable gardening challenge: during the summer months they are...
Rooftop Tours

Rooftop Tours

Sundays  11 August 2019 , 3pm to 5pm These short tours are a rare chance to enjoy magnificent views of Eaton Park from the rooftop of one of the historic rotunda quadrants. Developed and organised by Friends of Eaton Park, tours last about twenty minutes and include a...
Community Herb Project

Community Herb Project

Earlier this month, Friends of Eaton Park, together with Clare School, and with funding from RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) built and planted up two raised beds for  the garden at Eaton Park Café. The beds are planted with herbs, salad leaves and flowers, such as...
Get in to Croquet

Get in to Croquet

Croquet is one of those activities that struggles with a reputation for being elitist.  This is probably due to the fact that a decent sized (and flat) garden is needed to be able to play at home, and clubs are few and far between.  Luckily for those of us in Norwich...