The Alzheimer’s Society is encouraging all of us to get walking on Saturday 23rd September for a special event in Hardie Park, Stanford-le-Hope. Recently, Gateway’s Ros Connors met up with Pradip and Tina Mistry in the park who were there mapping the route. She also spoke with Chris Meads from The Friends of Hardie Park. Details of how you can get involved are below.
Alzheimers Society MEMORY WALK
Saturday 23rd September 2023
Registration: Free. Just turn up on the day!
10am – Zumba warm-up.
10.30am – Both 3km and 7km walks depart. Distances are approximate.
Fundraising: Thurrock’s Dementia Friendly Community will be raising funds for the Alzheimer’s Society should you wish to donate or raise sponsorship for your walk.
Feel free to share this link: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/memorywalkoyo23-thurrocksdementiafriendlycommunity
Toilets and cafe available at Hardie Park.
There are 10 parking spaces close to the park including 2 blue badge. On Saturdays the zig zag lines are not applicable outside the school and street parking is free in neighbouring roads. (Permit Mon to Fri only)
Information regarding the event/walk: Contact Louise 07795 363807
Hardie Park Cafe 07732 086162.
Ros spoke to Pradip & Tina Mistry.
Ros also caught up with Chris Meads from the Friends of Hardie Park.
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