Fanny Pit Article
An article about the original mine has been added to the Historical Articles section. Below are pictures of the Fanny Pit mine and of Peter Cadman who is mentioned in the article (thanks to Rothwell Record and the Cadman family for permission to reproduce).
Rothwell Carnival 2013
content arriving soon!!
At last the long awaited official launch of the Rothwell CP Trim Trail was held on the 9th June 2013. The Trim Trail is a free Green Gym funded by Leeds City Council for the benefit of park users. The Trail aims to improve health in the beautiful setting of the RCP. Group members and representatives of Leeds City Council took part in a instructors session run by local personal trainer Sarah Crosby of Cross-Fit Personal Training.
Clockwise from the top..... A stall was held and information was distributed to users of the park, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Ranger Kara Jackson held a pond dipping session for children to learn first hand about pond wildlife, Some people even tried out the equipment under supervision from Sarah, The good weather helped to make the day a great success!
VOLUNTEER WORK DAY - FEBRUARY 2013
VOLUNTEER WORK DAY - JANUARY 2013
Hedgelaying was the order of the day continuing the task on the far easterly side of the park. A beautiful, crisp midwinters day with a large helping of snow!