Thirty members of the Friends of CHaT Parks attended the final meeting of 2018 at the Holmfield Arms tonight. The guest speaker was Jade Wilkes, Education Manager, Shanks Waste Management, who gave a fascinating and informative illustrated talk about waste recycling in Wakefield district. Wlth questions and answers about all forms of waste disposal, everyone learnt more about what should be put in our bins. After the break chairman Ian Deighton brought members up to date with progress in the Park – the purchase of Wakefield College by the Penny Appeal charity, the pay and play activities and plans for the celebration of the centenary of Holmfield Park. Members then puzzled over the Christmas picture quiz set by Vice Chairman Chris Welch. Thanks were given for all the hard work and support over this year.