MP Backs Longford Park’s fresh lotto cash bid

As reported on the 29/08/2008
Stretford and Urmston MP Bev Hughes has urged people to back Longford Park’s latest multi-million pound bid for Heritage Lottery funding. She as now joined the 297 people who have signed the Friends of Longford Park’s online petition.

Bev said: “I’m really pleased to support Friends of Longford Park in their heritage Lottery Bid. I want to thank them for the work they’re doing to improve the Park. I’d encourage as many people as possible to sign the Friends petition online. Longford Park has a rich history and a successful Heritage Lottery Bid would be absolutely fantastic. So sign the petition and back the bid.”

The Friends of Longford Park hope to get more than 500 signatures by September 15. To sign the petition go to