Broughton Hall – Brought to Life

Launched at our AGM, our newest publication – Broughton Hall – Brought to Life describes in text and beautiful colour photos the history of Broughton Hall.  Once a private estate, used in the wartime by the Red Cross and then developed…

2018 President’s Letter

  2018 is the celebration of our 20th year of community activism, advocacy, and achievement. Attached is Hall Greenland’s review of 2018.FOCP President Ltr 2018 final

Step down services at Callan Park

On 21 June our local MP, Jamie Parker held a public meeting regarding the draft Landscape Structure Plan at Callan Park.  The Office of Environment & Heritage (OE&H) made a presentation describing the rationale for the plan and providing some high level details. …

Callan Park: Hospital for the Insane by Sarah Luke

Tales of Victorian-era madness have imbued twenty-first century minds with images of inconvenient husbands and wives, locked up in attics or diseased madhouses in the English countryside, without hope of real care or release. But what was the reality faced…