Suffolk gardens £4.8m restoration completes

Felixstowe's newly-renovated seafront gardens have a 10-year management programme set up as a £4.8million restoration of the Grade II listed gardens completes.

Suffolk Coastal Norse will carry out the maintenance each week.

Friends of the Seafront Gardens will help with work parties.

The restoration was jointly funded by Suffolk Coastal and the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Contractors Breheny are completing work, which includes refurbished historic shelters, waterfalls, ponds and walls, new lighting, planting of low-maintenance grasses, shrubs and trees, and a heritage trail.

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