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Holt Park suffers wind damage as whole tree is uprooted

September 15th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Community News

Less than a year ago in February we reported that a number of sites across Holt Park was battered by storms Earlier this week after winds of up to 80mph tore through Holt Park through Holt Park, once again a number of sites in Holt Park suffered sever wind damage. After a number of readers […]

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A guided tour of Lawnswood Cemetery

September 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Community News

Last week we wrote about the Heritage Open Day at Lawnswood Cemetery  one of our readers was in attendance on this day and submitted the following pictures and article: We started the tour in the Book Room which was opened in 1939.  It is a hall of remembrance where memorial books are kept.  The public pay […]

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Holt Park Active Living Centre Funding Cut

September 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Community News

by Joel Beaumont Holt Park’s multi-million pound Active Living Centre was dealt another blow this week when funding for the project was cut.  The government’s treasury department, as we reported in April, announced that the shelved, £30.6 million project could go ahead as the Private Finance Initiative (PFI) money was granted. However, now just weeks […]

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Lawnswood Cemetery Guided Walks

September 6th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Events

by Joel Beaumont Guided walks around Lawnswood Cemetery are taking place this week as part of Heritage Open Days 2011 tour. Although not everyone’s idea of a relaxing walk, Lawnswood Cemetery has lots to offer those who are interested in local history. There are many buried treasures just waiting to be discovered in this local […]

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Fancy Dress Fun Day

August 30th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Events

A fancy dress fundraising day is to take place in Adel. The Adel Crag Association are holding a fundraising day and hope to put the fun back into fundraising by making it fancy dress. A fancy dress parade for young and old will be the highlight of the day. Anyone can attend the event which […]

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