The 'Open Vistas' Project

The 'Open Vistas' project was designed to let more light and air into the Park and to open up views which had become obscured by rampant scrub growth and dominant sycamores.

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Trees felled but much debris yet to be cleared.

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Wall collapsed by invading tree roots

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The view from the bridge revealed at last!

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This new opening will allow the growth of an understorey of perennial plants and slow-growing shrubs.

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This area was previously dark and claustrophobic.