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Big Parks Project wins another award

Big Parks Project wins another award

Sussex Countryside Awards 2017 Organised by CPRE Sussex – the Sussex branch of the Campaign to Protect Rural England – the award ceremony was held in the magnificent Petworth House on Wednesday, October 11th . The Big Parks Project was a Full Award winner in the Making Places Design Award category. The ‘Making Places Design Award’ recognises design excellence in sustainable construction projects. The judges said they were impressed to see a project primarily funded by development contributions providing fantastic facilities and…

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Murder Mystery at the Big Park

Murder Mystery at the Big Park

We are really excited that the Gateway Cafe at the Big Park has been selected to be part of the Re-Imagined buildings film festival. Pop along and see if you can spot Peacehaven in this underground classic.

Wheels For All coming to the Big Park

Wheels For All coming to the Big Park

  We are pleased to announce that the Big Park will host two Wheels For All sessions on Friday 14th August 2015. The Wheels for All Initiative is a nationally recognised programme that embraces all children and adults with disabilities and differing needs, to engage in a quality cycling activity.    The sessions are as follows 10 am – 12 noon: This session is aimed at people with physical disabilities and their carers. Adapted bikes will be available at this session…

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Skate Park is now out to tender!

Skate Park is now out to tender!

Following our recent funding success, the tender documents have now been sent out to the skate companies shortlisted to design and build the skate park. The companies will spend the next 4-5 weeks working on the design based on the Zero Degrees user group design brief. It’s an exciting time for the project as we come one step closer to building this amazing edition to the park. The consultation drop in workshop will take place on Wednesday 26th February at…

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Create a Design Brief

Create a Design Brief

Kaner Olette Architects  have incorporated the current community hall and football club into a design that will become known as the Hub. In order to achieve this cohesive space, the architects will be producing metal panels to guide the public and to make the area a more attractive place to visit. We are inviting the community to help us design these panels by creating pininterst boards or more traditional collage style mood boards. These will provide the designers with inspiration to produce…

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Funding for Skatepark!

Funding for Skatepark!

Great news… our funding application to Veolia was successful! So… (subject to some final paperwork) the additional £70,000 of funding from Veolia have been approved – so firstly a massive thank you to Veolia and the team that have worked hard with the application process. This takes the total for the skate park to £170,000 which includes the £100,000 donation from the ‘Big Parks Project’ funds and will allow the park to be not a good park but a great…

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