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Tree planting at Countess of Chester Country Park - Ancora House

3rd March 2017

Ancora House young people go green to support the Countess of Chester Country Park

The Countess of Chester Country Park is set to be greener than ever this spring, as more trees have been planted by young people from Ancora House, a child and adolescent mental health inpatient unit based at the Countess of Chester Health Park.

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Walkers at Port Sunlight River Park

23rd February 2017

Port Sunlight River Park closed on 23rd February

The park has been closed due to Storm Doris.

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22nd February 2017

Festival Gardens closed due to Storm Doris

Storm Doris hit Merseyside on Thursday 23rd February, bringing 60 to 70mph gusts. An amber warning was issued by the Met Office.

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Walking at Osprey Quay. Copyright Elle Halley

17th February 2017

The Land Trust seeks partner to manage Osprey Quay

The Land Trust is tendering for the landscape management contract of its Osprey Quay site, home to the sailing events of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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Chester Buggies

15th February 2017

The Land Trust welcomes public parks inquiry recommendations for joined-up thinking but calls for further assurances around action and strategy

National land management charity the Land Trust has welcomed the Communities and Local Government Committee’s report on its public parks inquiry, noting that cross-sector collaboration, inter-departmental working within the government, and long-term strategy creation, are key to the sustainability of the country’s parks and green spaces.

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