Funding for Volunteers

A grant worth nearly £139,000 has been awarded to The Land Trust, by Big Lottery Fund’s Reaching Communities programme.

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1st Anniversary Big Lunch Event at Festival Gardens

Date: Sunday 23rd June. Time: 11am – 3pm
Bring a picnic and join in with the fun

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Festival Gardens Survey

The Festival Gardens team have posted a short survey on their website. You can fill it in here.

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Campaign to Revive Festival Gardens Ferry Service

HOW about reviving the ferry services from Liverpool Pier Head to the restored International Garden Festival site?
A meeting is planned for July 4, at 5.30pm, in Otterspool Inn, for all those interested in the idea.

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Festival Gardens Open to Public

Opening hours will reflect the changing seasons, so check their website before visiting to avoid disappointment.

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Liverpool Festival Gardens to re-open in weeks

“We should see Festival Gardens open to the public in a matter of weeks” says Langtree Development Director Stephen Barnes

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Festival Gardens Completion Celebration

The site opened today (Saturday 28th April) for ticket holders only to celebrate completion of the work. No public opening date has been set.

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Groundwork Insolvent

It is with enormous regret that the Board of Trustees of Groundwork Merseyside has to announce that it is appointing insolvency practitioners from PKF (UK) LLP with immediate effect. Groundwork Merseyside employed 30 people most of whom will lose their jobs immediately.

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Festival Gardens Work to be Completed in the New Year

The multi-million pound restoration of Liverpool’s Festival Gardens will now be completed in the new year.

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November Opening Looks Doubtful

Completion of site works by the end of November followed by a period of testing on the run up to a formal opening of the gardens. The local community will be invited to visit the site within the testing period.

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Aerial Photos of Festival Gardens

Some great photos of the Festival site taken early September 2011 by Virtual Planit

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Early November Opening as Tolent replace Mayfield

Tolent Construction is to complete final work with a new anticipated completion date now set for early November.

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