13 parks to receive up to £2.6 million facelift

A dozen parks are receiving joint grants from the HLF and Big Lottery Fund in England.

They are:

  • Victoria Park, Nottingham, £740,800
  • Hemel Water Gardens, Hemel Hempstead, £2,467,700
  • Ampthill Park, Bedfordshire, £606,800
  • Cassiobury Park, Watford, £4,534,900
  • Avenue House, Finchley, £2,154,700
  • Gunnersbury Park, Ealing, £4,671,000
  • Moor Park, Preston, £1,725,000
  • Beckenham Place Park, Lewisham, £4,908,400
  • Beddington Park and Grange, Sutton, £3,203,900
  • Northwood Cemetery Heritage Project, Isle of Wight, £1,064,000
  • Kearsney Abbey & Russell Gardens, Dover, £3,389,400
  • Pearson Park, Hull, £2,343,600

In addition, the HLF is solely funding a grant to Levengrove Park, Dumbarton, Scotland, of £2,660,800.

Advertisement

13 parks across UK to receive a share of a £34.5 million

More than a dozen parks across the UK are to receive a share of a £34.5 million investment boost for restoration work and new facilities.