People

The Friends of Peace Memorial Park comprises representatives from the many user groups who take advantage of the Park and its facilities.  Groups such as:  Wigston Men's Bowls Club, Wigston Ladies' Bowls Club, Wigston Afternoon WI, Wigston Magna WI, Wigston U3A, the United Reformed Church, The Historical Society, Wigston Probus, Route 55, The Winchingstone Group and the King's Centre Youth Group to name but a few.  The Friends is a properly constituted group, whose formal Constitutution was first ratified by Oadby and Wigston Borough Council in 2005, following completion of the Heritage Lottery funded improvements and upgrade to the Park.

The Friends are headed by a management committee which meets at least four times a year.  Responsibilities include fundraising and promotion of the Park and its facilities.