Clarence, Holmfield and Thornes Parks, Three parks in one, Close to the heart of Wakefield.
The Friends Group has been formed to preserve the heritage of the parks and to make positive plans for their future. The Group is independent of the Council and has set itself these aims and objectives: To protect, create, develop and improve Clarence Park, Holmfield Park and Thornes Park as amenities for Wakefield. To encourage high standards of maintenance of the Parks and their facilities. To stimulate public interest and engender a sense of civic pride in the beauty, history and character of the Parks. To encourage wider use of the Parks by all sections of the community.
Membership of the Group is open to anyone who shares our aims and costs just £5 per year for an individual or £10 for a family