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FoSP Statement 27th January 2017

January 27, 2017

The Friends of Springfield Park look forward to further consultation with Alder Hey, Liverpool City Council and the wider community regarding residential and commercial development on the old hospital site. The vision of a high quality, unique, sustainable, safe, green flag park with the same usable parkland is something that we continue to support. It’s…

Summary of FoSP meeting 17th Jan

January 27, 2017

The FoSP meeting on 17th January focused on discussion around the recent outline planning application by Alder Hey for the development on the site of the former hospital. David Powell (Development Director of Alder Hey) attended the meeting and answered questions put to him from stakeholders at the meeting. David repeatedly confirmed that the Trust…

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Residential Development in Springfield Park

December 6, 2016

The Echo recently printed a story “Plan to build homes on old Alder Hey site”; the impression is given that 400 houses will be built on the park and the parkland diminished which is very misleading. While an outline planning application has been submitted for 400 homes and 3,300 square metres of commercial and retail…

Nelson memorial restored

March 10, 2014

The original location of the obelisk had to be changed to allow¬†the new Alder Hey Hospital building on site. Hundreds of local residents gathered to mark the event and unveiling of a new plaque. Many residents had been helping get the site ready for the day, cutting grass and painting litter bins. Local Councillors and…