COUNCIL bosses have come under fire for proposing to reintroduce parking charges at three popular Northumberland country parks
Thousands of people visit Druridge Bay, Plessey Woods and Bolam Lake country parks
every year but they could now be forced to pay for parking.
When families can't afford activities, they turn to local country parks
, or those who can't afford the gym go there for exercise.
For the purpose of incorporating the country park
enclaves at Fan Kei Tok, Sai Lau Kong and the one near Nam Shan into their respective country parks
, a designation order under the Country Parks
Ordinance (Cap 208) was gazetted today (July 7).
POLITICAL leaders in Warwickshire have reacted with horror after it was revealed the second phase of the HS2 rail line heading north from the Midlands to Leeds will plough through two popular country parks
and bring traffic chaos.
Ambitious proposals were revealed last May to transform 6,000-acres of mostly green land into what was claimed would be one of the best country parks
in the UK.
The region is blessed with numerous country parks
offering a wide range of activities, here are just a few: | Kingsbury Water Park, in K Bodymoor Heath, Sutton Coldfield, offers more than 600 acres of country park
with surfaced paths and 15 lakes.
TWO country parks
in Caerphilly county have been awarded prestigious Green Flags.
ONE of the UK's best country parks
is on the look-out for new volunteers ready to help care for the environment.
MAGUIRES Country Parks
has begun a major pounds 350,000 investment in Swainby , which aims to improve the 'picture postcard' site.
Contaminated former industrial land will be returned to nature to link existing country parks
Judges also look for strong community involvement in maintaining the green spaces, which range from Victorian parks and town centre gardens, to nature reserves, country parks