R.I.P. Ron Holt

Members of the Friends Group are very sorry to hear of the recent death of Ron Holt.Ron, together with his boss Louis Bell, created Walkden Gardens when they both worked for Sale Borough Council and later Trafford Council. Ron used to get in trouble for spending too...

Beaver Scouts Visit

In March 2019 Rob Frier, one of the members of the Friends of Walkden Gardens, gave a local troop of Beaver Scouts a conducted tour of the Gardens.Click on each thumbnail image to see a larger version.

Work in Gardens – February 2019

Les Gaulton’s photos of work carried out by One Trafford in the Gardens at end of February 2019.Hedges cut and pear trees planted to replace the cherry trees that had to be felled.Click on thumbnail image for large image.