Contractor appointed to deliver Bowring Park restoration in Knowsley

Knowsley Council has approved the appointment of a principal contractor for the restoration of Bowring Park.Planned work at the historic park, which received almost £2 million of lottery funding in 2016, includes the renovation of the Coach House and refurbishment of the Stables Block.The appointment was confirmed yesterday (5 September) ... Read More...

Two popular Liverpool sites honoured with ‘Oscars of the park world’

Two Liverpool parks have been hailed among the best in the country having received the coveted Green Flag and Green Heritage statuses.Sefton Park and Stanley Park have been awarded both of the internationally recognised, government-backed accolades, dubbed the ‘Oscars of the park world’.On receiving the Green Flag honours, which recognise ... Read More...

Council proposes new charges for events in Liverpool’s parks and public spaces

Organisers of commercial and charitable events could face new charges for the use of Liverpool’s parks and public spaces.Liverpool City Council cabinet members will consider introducing the policy and rates, which the local authority says would “help safeguard parks from the potential impacts of future cuts to the council’s budget”.If ... Read More...