From Skype and WhatsApp to Zoom or FaceTime and plenty in between! Sometimes is isn’t possible to have a group discussion or hold a meeting face-to-face, in those situations what else can we do? There are now a multitude of ways to keep in touch, hold a discussion or make decisions remotely and many of […]
Publicity, Marketing, Media
How to use all available channels to spread the news about your group.
Hello! We now have a twitter account to go with this new website. We are @ParksCommUK so please do follow us. Social media will help us to find other Friends Groups we can help and interact with our community. Hopefully it can also help other Groups to find each other too. As we are new, […]
Here are some methods Friends groups are using to promote themselves and their parks, based on a recent discussion held by London Friends of Green Spaces Network.
Local radio is an important way of spreading news about your group.
Community park groups rarely have to carry out promotion work on a big scale but being able to create a poster or write a press release, advertise an event or activity, provide a leaflet to inform people about your group or write a newsletter to communicate to your group members, are useful skills.