£3.4 million Lottery grant for Rivington Terraced Gardens

£3.4 million Lottery grant for Rivington Terraced Gardens

RivingtonA flight of steps leads uphill to the rear of an extensive garden building. Copyright: Mike Topping

Rivington Terraced Gardens, constructed in the 1920s, have become neglected and overgrown. BBC's Countryfile ranked Rivington as one of its top 10 "lost gardens" in the UK. Thankfully, members of Rivington Heritage Trust helped to secure a Lottery grant of £3.4m for the site. Read more about the project...

BBC News, 14 January 2016: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-35305299

Rivington Heritage Trust news: http://www.rivingtonheritagetrust.co.uk/index.php/blog/lottery-win-terraced/