Category: News

Publications

Historic Landscape survey, page browser This is the long-awaited Council-backed survey of Highbury Park landscape features, along with aspects of Uffculme. The survey, commissioned through the Landscape Practice Group, and written by Phillada Ballard, is a comprehensive account of the…

Trees

Highbury Park Tree Trail In July 2017 we received a grant from Awards For All to develop a tree trail in the park.  This will be completed by July 2018 Tree Survey We have been gathering information about ‘veteran’ trees…

History

An interesting article about Austen Chamberlain and the Bull written by  Maureen Perrie can be found here: Austen and the Bull. Thank you Maureen. There are some interesting memories from former local resident Philippa Robinson which can be found here:…

Commitee Contacts

For the 2009-2010 year, committee members are as follows Paul Gaynor (Treasurer) Christine Hardy (Newsletter) John Madgwick (Beekeepers Association) David Papadopoulos (Chair, website editor) 242 1845 Ellen Pisolkar (Secretary) 444 0819 Margaret Tyler (Membership) with regular support from Cathy Clarke,…

Visiting Highbury Park

The park has several points of access, mainly along the western side. If you are driving, vehicular access to the park is at the south-west corner near the junction of Shutlock Lane and Dad’s Lane. For cyclists and pedestrians, the…

About Highbury Park Friends

Highbury Park Friends is a voluntary group dedicated to the preservation, improvement and enjoyment of Highbury Park in the Birmingham ward of Kings Heath. If you are interested in joining the group, please contact us by phone or email, as…