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Friends of St Nicholas Fields



Friends of St Nicholas Fields is a registered charity. Known at St Nicks, they maintain and improve habitats on the 24-acre St Nicks Local Nature Reserve and manages the Environment Centre.  The charity promotes awareness of environmental and sustainability issues, runs an educational service, organises community events and activities, delivers ecotherapy to those experiencing mental ill-health and runs a community recycling scheme for York residents and businesses.



Meetings are held bi-monthly on the third Tuesday of the month in addition to the AGM. Meetings are usually held at St Nicks Environment Centre.


City of York Council officer involvement:

Sara Goodhead, Waste Strategy Officer, 01904 553247

Dave Meigh, Head of Parks and Open Spaces, 01904 553386


Contact information

Location: St Nicks Environment Centre

Ellie Stead, Chief Executive Officer

St Nicks Environment Centre
Rawdon Avenue
YO10 3ST

Phone: 01904 411821

Website: http://www.stnicks.org.uk

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