Providing a safe place of welcome and opportunity for the local and wider community

First ever Poland Syndrome Festival held at the Centre

Families joined us on Saturday 27th April 2024 for an action packed afternoon and evening raising funds and awareness for a great cause


Author: Jodie Griffiths

Centre secures £5,000 grant from The Bob Willis Fund

Fund set up in memory of the late England cricket captain will be used to support Loss Matters project


Author: Jodie Griffiths

Fantastic new feature installed on allotment plot

Paul and team increasing biodiversity with new pond


Author: Jodie Griffiths

Our impact


Visitors to the Centre each week


Community Groups at the Centre each week


Years the Dorothy Parkes Centre has been serving the community

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Upcoming Events

  • Family Cooking Sessions - Summer 2024

    Free, fun, family cooking sessions this Summer - register your interest here. Read more

  • The Sleeping Seeds Theatre Show August 2024

    Book here for our fabulous theatre show 'The Sleeping Seeds' down at our community allotment plot - Saturday 10th August 2024 @ 11am or 1pm Read more

  • Ladies Fashion Show and Pop-up Shop 2024

    Join us for a night of fashion and fun at our fashion show and pop-up shop. Raffle tickets and refreshments available on the night. Read more