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Added: 15 February 2008

THE RESTORATION OF ROBERTS PARK: INDEX TO ALL ARTICLES

HTLA - WHO, WHAT AND WHERE

HTLA (Hilary Taylor Landscape Associates) are the historic landscape consultants who have been contracted by Bradford Council to draw up plans for the restoration of Roberts Park with the aid of lottery money.

HTLA are based in Nottingham. If you have any queries or concerns about the restoration plans for Roberts Park, you are invited to contact Jane Travis, Practice Manager.

E. jane-travis@htla.co.uk
W. www.htla.co.uk

Hilary Taylor Landscape Associates Ltd.
Foxhall Lodge
Foxhall Road
Nottingham
NG7 6LH
Tel. 0115 845 6530
Fax 0115 845 6529

LATEST ARTICLE:

TREE FELLING - PART OF THE RESTORATION

Posted 15 February 2008: The tree felling in Roberts Park has begun and it's a bit of a shock. Jane Travis of HTLA explains why this is necessary.

Many of the questionnaires from the Stage 1 and Stage 2 consultations highlighted visitors’ concerns that they felt some areas of the Park were dark and gloomy and this made them feel unsafe when visiting. As part of the consultation at Stage 2 the public were advised there would be tree works required and at the beginning of July last year we organised guided tree walks led by an experienced arboriculturist for anyone to attend...

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ROUND 1: Consulation period for the restoration of Roberts Park

Jane Travis writes: Hilary Taylor Landscape Associates are Historic Landscape Consultants who were appointed several years ago to draw up a restoration scheme for Roberts Park, Saltaire.  As part of that process I contacted many of the local interest groups canvassing information on how the Park is currently used and how it could be improved for the future. 
We have recently been appointed by Bradford Metropolitan District Council to undertake the next stage of detailed design development... More >>

ROUND 2: Consultation and Activities Day, Tuesday 3rd July
  • Balsam Bashing
  • Park Surgery
  • Guided Tree Walk
  • Children's Picture Competition Prizes

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ROUND 3: Consultation period for the restoration of Roberts Park
Roberts Park, Saltaire - Consultation on Final Designs
September - October 2007 (Added: 27 September 2007)
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ROUND 3: Consultation period misleading?
On 26 September, the company charged with designing the plans to restore Roberts Park with Lottery money sent us their final plans on the proposed buildings, landscape, planting and the bandstand. This was the "September - October" consultation period for locals to see the plans and give feedback through a questionnaire, which this site put online for HTLA. However, it's now TOO LATE... The questionnaire has been withdrawn. More >>

ROUND 3: HTLA's response to the shortened consultation period
Whilst browsing your website last week, I noticed an article posted on 27th September last year. I was sorry to note that you were unhappy with the length of the third round of public consultation held in support of the HLF bid for Roberts Park.  As we discussed at the time, we had to work to a tight timetable... (Added: 15 February 2008) More >>

MY BEST DAY IN ROBERTS PARK
Roberts Park Picture Competition, 2007

This competition was organised by HTLA, Historic Landscape Consultants, who have been contracted by Bradford Council to draw up plans for the restoration of Roberts Park. View the children's pictures. All are wonderful! More >>
(Added: 20 July 2007)
SALTAIRE SENTINEL- Article: PARK PLANS (Issue: July 2007)
Historic Landscape Consultants HTLA have unveiled the designs which will support the bid for Heritage Lottery funding of an extensive restoration of Roberts Park. More >>

 

   

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