Download DIARY DATES here! Any help with the 'Friends' events will be greatly appreciated.

.... and the NEXT events are....


Usually the first Saturday of the month 10am to 12 noon

3HG have helped in recent years with local charities and any involvement has been fun and worthwhile..!
Task Days are regular opportunities for willing volunteers from 3HG to do their bit for the community e.g. refresh woodchip paths, plant trees, clear Himalayan balsam, coppicing, etc.
Let's have a good turn out - starting Aoril 3rd!

Further task days planned for (March 6th), April 3rd, May 1st, June 5th, July 3rd, Sept 4th, Oct 2nd.

If you or any of your friends and family can help with any of these work days or community events please contact Brian 'aka Tom' Dooley ( or contact the Friends of Torkington Park directly via their website or Facebook pages.



Cheadle and Marple Students Activity Days

Wednesday March t.b.a.: 9am-4pm

Wednesday Sept t.b.a.: 9am-4pm

Many thanks to the community-minded students!

Easter Trail

April t.b.a.? : 2pm to 3:30pm Bowling Hut

60p? per trail - all profits will go to improvements for the park

Duck Race

April t.b.a ?

You have been warned!

Serious racing for all the family! Scout/Explorer Scout volunteers needed to HELP with the event.

Please contact GSL 'Tom'. Thanks!


Wednesday May 19th : 7pm at HGHS Sports Centre

Find out about developments in the park!


Saturday July t.b.a.?: all day

Fun filled parade and along with many field events for all the family with a theme

Picnic Concert in the Secret Garden - Hazel Grove Brass Band

August 8th : 2-4pm

No work involved this time......

Just bring your friends, deck chairs and picnic to the Secret Garden, chill out and enjoy the music!

(Tickets available from 'Tom' (£3.50?)


Play Day in the Park

Saturday August - t.b.a.?: 11am - 4pm

Fun stalls and fun dog show


Halloween Trail

Thursday October 28th : 2pm - 3:30pm Bowling Hut

Spooky happenings in the park!

Christmas Festival
Saturday December t.b.a.?: 11am - 4pm

Find quality artisan makers and traders at the RISING SUN for a mix of unique festive gifts, crafts and decorations, freshly prepared street food and homemade produce.

Enjoy a pint and listen to the live music from Manchester musician Glynn James Brindle?


Carol Concert

Saturday December 4th: 4pm - 5pm

Get into the Christmas festive spirit with HG Brass Band