Opportunity: Friends of Lister Lane Cemetery

Organisation Name: Friends of Lister Lane Cemetery

Organisation Name: Friends of Lister Lane Cemetery
Phone: 01422 260177
Cause/Interest: Environment and conservation, Heritage
Listing End Date:
Skill Required: Practical
Type Of Activity: Gardening and conservation, Group volunteering
Additional/Specific Suitability:
Age/Gender Restrictions:
Geographical Area(s): Lister Lane Halifax
Opportunity Type: Location
Requirements And Benefits: here are ongoing volunteering opportunities with the Friends of LLC!
All our activities are outdoors and no previous gardening experience
is needed, just an appreciation of nature, initiative and common sense.
We would welcome help with a wide range of activities, including:-
strimming grass, pruning shrubs, weeding areas around the graves,
planting and tending wild flowers and trees, collecting litter.
There’s something for everyone here, plus the opportunity to spend time
in a place immersed in history, in the company of a small, friendly,
dedicated group of volunteers.
There are also openings to help with researching family history,
or collating historical data on people buried in the Cemetery.
(No toilet facilities on site)
Skill Required: Practical
Skills To Gain: Creative, Teamwork
Times For The Opportunity: Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Sunday AM