PEOPLE IN THE PARK

Bob Collyer

Bob Collyer

Bob became a volunteer in the Park some three years ago upon his retirement from the construction industry. Previous to this, he had been a fairly regular visitor to the Park with his partner and had greatly admired how the environment was maintained. [Read more...]

Alan Foster

Alan Foster

When it comes to the Friends who volunteer for conservation work, Alan's story is special in several respects. He is probably the longest serving member of that band with over seven years under his belt.  [Read more...]

Trevor Sudds

Trevor Sudds

Trevor Sudds is one of the extremely active volunteers who form the core of the Friends who have a high impact on the Park environment.  [Read more...]

Tributes to friends who have passed away

Gretta Crookall

Friends will be sad to learn that Gretta passed away suddenly in Bedford Hospital in mid-January. She was one of the founding members of the Friends of HOCP and had been associated with the

Park over 30 years. [Read more...]

Trevor Smith

Trevor Smith

poem dedicated to her Uncle Trevor by Vanessa White

A Tribute to Trevor by Janet Munro, Park Ranger and friend.

When I first came to the park, Trevor took it upon himself to look after me while I settled in. By then, he'd already been volunteering for Richard for two years and had an established routine that suited him well.  [Read more...]