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  • New Bridge Opens Quietly

    New Bridge Opens Quietly
    Social distancing requirements meant a very quiet opening of the new Playful Connection bridge in North Lodge Park at the beginning of August.
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  • New Bridge Opens Quietly

    New Bridge Opens Quietly
    Due to the need to maintain social distancing, the new bridge in North Lodge Park opened quietly at the weekend after the plaques were installed.
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  • Six weeks into the build

    Six weeks into the build
    With six weeks work completed the bridge is nearing completion with the play equipment due to arrive next week.
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  • The path is crossed

    The path is crossed
    The bridge span starts to be installed
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  • End week 4

    End week 4
    The planks start on the south-west slope and the north-east ramp takes shape
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  • Emerging from the mist

    Emerging from the mist
    The new bridge (emerging from this mornings mist)
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  • Week 3

    Week 3
    Week 3, and the new bridge is starting to take shape
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  • Screw Piles

    Screw Piles
    Screw piles are the foundation for the bridge
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  • The old bridge is taken away

    The old bridge is taken away
    The old bridge being removed to make way for the new Playful Connection
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  • Work Starts

    Work Starts
    Work has started in the Park on replacing the old bridge with the new inclusive Playful Connection; fencing is up and the old bridge removed. Apologies for any inconvenience caused from the fencing. For those of you interested, you can still sponsor a plank
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  • Something to celebrate

    Something to celebrate
    With your tremendous support we have been busy fund raising to provide inclusive access to the Upper Lawn and improve the play facilities in the Park. I am pleased to report that on 1 June 2020 work will commence to install the fully accessible ‘playful bridge’ linking the two sections of the park divided by ...
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  • New Park Benches

    New Park Benches
    As part of the bridge public appeal, many of you expressed an interest in other sponsorship opportunities, such as sponsoring a bench.
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Friends of North Lodge Park

The Friends of North Lodge Park AIM To protect, enhance and promote North Lodge Park as a place of recreation and enjoyment for the long term benefit of the local community and visitors OBJECTIVES To encourage wide community input and participation in improving the Park so that the Park may best serve the local community and visitors To manage and assist with current and future projects that will improve the Park To represent the interests of the community and visitors through a positive, co-operative approach, working in partnership with North Norfolk District Council Registered Charity Number 1169907
Friends of North Lodge Park
Friends of North Lodge Park
Please remember that social distancing should be maintained when looking for your plaque on the bridge. There are only 20 plaques left so don't delay if you want to sponsor part of North Lodge Park: https://northlodgepark.org.uk/sponsor-a-bridge-plank/ - following completion of the play installation this week there will be the opportunity to sponsor a bench on the Upper Lawn, if you are interested leave you details on the website
Friends of North Lodge Park
Friends of North Lodge Park
With six weeks work completed the bridge is nearing completion with the play equipment due to arrive next week. There are a few planks left to be sponsored - don't leave it too much longer: https://northlodgepark.org.uk/sponsor-a-bridge-plank/
Friends of North Lodge Park
Friends of North Lodge Park
The new bridge (emerging from this mornings mist)
Friends of North Lodge Park
Friends of North Lodge Park
Week 3, and the new bridge is starting to take shape