Penrith Castle Park lottery bid on ice | News & Star

A £2.5 million bid to improve Penrith’s Castle Park has been put on ice by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

The charity fund group turned down plans that would have made the playground and obstacle golf course bigger, refurbished the Memorial Gate and Black Angel War Memorial and build a car park.

The bid, developed by the Castle Park Development Group, with support from Eden District Council’s leisure services team, also included a level bridge across to Penrith Castle, to make it… (View original article)