Welcome to Friends of Par Beach

Join Friends of Par Beach (FoPB) and add your support to our efforts to conserve the beauty, character, accessibility and community use of Par Beach. If you are interested in helping with conservation work, joining guided walks, attending talks or helping to organise these activities and events then please get in touch.

Are you interested in botany, photography, birds or other wildlife, crafts, conservation work or sport such as kite flying and volleyball? Do let us know what you want to be involved with, or if you have any questions. Contact us through our email form and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

 

Forthcoming Events - See Events Page for full details

Quiz Night
Monday, 21st October 2019
Venue: Scout Hall, Moorland Road, Par
Time: 19.30 hrs
Cost: £5.00 per person

Join us for a fun night of questions, the picture quiz and, the enjoyable, prize Music Game.

Charge is just £5 per person, which covers cocktail pasty, tea, coffee or squash AND free entry into our prize Music Game.

Maximum 6 per table – no age restrictions.

In order to avoid disappointment and to secure your pasties (meat or cheese & onion) it is recommended to book a table with Mike on 01726 816454. If you are on your own or there are not enough to form your own team you can still book a place(s) to join a mixed table.

There will not be a licensed bar, but you are welcome to bring your own drinks if you wish.

As well as the new Music Game there will be a raffle with a variety of prizes.

For further information ring Mike or use the Contact Us page on our website, please put 'Quiz Night' in the subject box.


October Work Party
Sunday, 27th October 2019
Venue: Par Beach Western Car Park
Time: 10:00 - 12:30 hrs

The second of our 2019-20 Working Parties will be to finish the clearance of an area of gorse and bramble in front of the Westen Car Park to return the area to grassland and improve the outlook.

Meet: Western Car Park.

Wear: Strong footwear and gloves are needed for this work. We have a stock of tools and gloves, but you are welcome bring your own if you wish.

Come for the whole morning or drop in to suit.

Under 16s must be with a responsible adult.

For further info or if you have any questions please use the Contact Us page on our website and use the title of this event in the subject field.

Concerned about weather on the day or have any other queries please ring Phil on 01726 817396.

As an incentive we plan to have the usual refreshments for those taking part.


 

Latest News - See News Page for full details

FoPB Calendar 2020
9th October 2019

FoPB are pleased to announce the availability of our 2020 Calendar created as part of our 10th anniversary celebrations and featuring selected pictures submitted by you, our supporters.

At the cost of just £5:00 the Calendar is available from our Treasurer, Mike Freemantle (01726 816454) or place an order here on the website via the Contact Us page, putting 'Calendar' in the Subject box.


Celebrating the first 10 years | Report
11th August 2019

Rather than write a long article about how the day went at our 10th Anniversay event I find a lady I was introduced to on the day writes Rowena's Cornwall Wildlife Trust Groups blog. Follow this link to read her blog of our big day; A day to remember in Par. Thank you Rowena.


Civic Award
1st May 2019

Four proud members of Friends of Par Beach, plus our Countryside Manager Jolyon Sharpe, assembled at the Cornwall Council Chamber in Truro on Wednesday evening to receive our Civic Award from Chairman of the Council, Mary May.



Cornwall Council Park Leisure Par Sands Friends of Par Beach are supported by
PL24 Community Association, Tesco,
Par Sands Coastal Holiday Park,
Cornwall Council Community Grant
Tesco PL24 Community Association