Mount Pleasant Residential Park

The village in it’s own entirity, at Mount Pleasant Residential Park, has seen changes since it was previously used as a caravan park many years ago. There is a special feel, and the memory of the former owners, the Bates family still reflects the ethos of reasons curtailing to changing from once a touring caravan […]

GARDENING IN Covid Times for Biodiversity

Yet again our gardens are to be our haven for those fortunate enough to have access to them. There were reports during the first lockdown that biodiversity was increased in the general environment as verges etc had relief from traffic and the associated emissions and the urban wildlife benefited from a lack of human interference. […]


The residents at Mount Pleasant Park were delightfully surprised by a cheery scene on December 16th, as Bill Macdonald, who lives with his wife Mavis, on the site, paired up with Reverend Heather Buckley of St.Lukes Parish Church, on a nostalgic glide around Longshoot, The Oaks, The Meadow and Alison drive. Volunteers from the ‘Drop […]


  To Everyone in Goostrey Village, On behalf of Sarah and I, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! May your Christmas be blessed with lots of love, fun, peace, joy and happiness and ‘May you never be too grown up to search the skies on […]

Goodbye and thank you, from me!

Goodbye and thank you, from me!

To all the wonderful Love Goostrey readers and contributors, new and old, I would like to say a huge heartfelt thank you. After writing many of the social media and blog posts for the last few months, from today I will unfortunately no longer be contributing to Love Goostrey as university commitments have stepped up. […]