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The New Skatepark Opens - Saturday 5th April
Apr 1, 2014
Previously we had reported that The Friends of Lowndes Park are celebrating the news of a formal grant offer of £25,000 from Biffa Award a multi-million pound fund that helps to build communities and transform lives through awarding grants to community and environmental projects across the UK. This much-needed facility, to be built in partnership with Chesham Town Council, and scheduled to replace the now redundant old skatepark facility, will cost in the region of £70,000. As well as the grant from Biffa Award much-needed, excellent financial support has also been secured from the Paradigm Foundation (£10,000) and Buckinghamshire County Council (£5,000) respectively. The rest of the monies will be provided by Chesham Town Council. For further information please the click here to read the press release
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Chesham Town Council and Friends of Lowndes Park are pleased to announce the official opening of the new skatepark in Lowndes Park by the Town Mayor, Cllr Shaw, on Saturday 5th April at 12 noon.
The next Friends of Lowndes Park working party will be on Sunday 13 April 2014. We meet at 10am in the Archena Garden which is next to the Temperance Hall in Church Street.