25th Nov ITV People’s Millions - VOTE LONGFORD PARK!

Longford Park has won £50,000 to start bringing the historic site back to life! Thanks very much to everyone that voted in the People’s Millions to vote Longford Park.

The scheme won a public vote in The Big Lottery Fund’s The People’s Millions competition to secure the cash.

The project will:

• Transform the deteriorating rose garden into a beautiful garden.
• Use the latest sustainable technology to restore running water to the ornamental rock gardens.
• Provide the opportunity for young people from local schools to be involved in all aspects of transforming the gardens.
• Develop an education pack for local schools.

More details coming soon …

A scheme to transform part of Longford Park has been shortlisted for a £50,000 Lottery award - and it needs your vote to secure the funding. The Council, Friends of Longford Park, Stretford Grammar School and other partners have come together to campaign for the Lottery’s People’s Millions funding and make the project come to life.

The scheme will feature on Granada TV’s evening news programme on Wednesday 25 November. Voting phone lines will open at 9am on this day and close at midnight. There will be full details of the scheme and how to vote at www.trafford.gov.uk and the voting telephone number will appear in the Daily Mirror and at www.peoplesmillions.org.uk on this day. Find out More >>>

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