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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #43 on: October 30, 2011, 04:15:37 PM »
Excellent Mark !! look forward to seeing it.  how long will it take?

Shame the roads totally wrecked again now :(

I don't know how long it will take yet - am waiting for an answer to that myself.

Do you mean the road from the bridge to Compstall, or in the park itself?


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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #42 on: October 30, 2011, 02:36:14 PM »
Excellent Mark !! look forward to seeing it.  how long will it take?

Shame the roads totally wrecked again now :(

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #41 on: October 30, 2011, 11:03:43 AM »
It's been some time since there was any news on the Iron Bridge Restoration Project but at last we can report that long-planned improvements to the viewing platform near the bridge will commence on 7 November 2011.

To read more and to see the design visit www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #40 on: August 26, 2009, 06:45:03 AM »
We have now been able to add the Iron Bridge Documentary to youtube in fairly high definition. It's had to be split into two parts as it is longer than the maximum 10 minutes allowed.

To view, follow these links:

Iron Bridge Restoration Project (Part 1 of 2) :

Iron Bridge Restoration Project (Part 2 of 2) :

Now embedded in the main site too, see www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge and follow one of the links to the Documentary.

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #39 on: August 24, 2009, 12:00:44 PM »
The Iron Bridge Project Dairy has been updated this morning with viewable / downloadable versions of the short documentary created by Fusion Films charting the progress of the project from the start of our campaign to the opening ceremony last June.

To go direct to the diary use this link: www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

Let us know what you think and also if it works ok or if you have any problems.

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« Reply #38 on: August 12, 2009, 09:52:40 AM »
The Iron Bridge Project Diary has been updated with a photo of the new display panel installed in the park as part of the Iron Bridge Project. Use this link to go straight to the diary: www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #37 on: July 05, 2009, 08:44:39 AM »
Further to our recent Dragonfly 2008 Award from the Mersey Basin Campaign, they now have the details of this and the other 2008 winners on their web site: http://www.merseybasin.org.uk/page.asp?id=3148

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« Reply #36 on: July 02, 2009, 08:44:59 AM »
The Iron Bridge Project Diary has been updated with news about "Bridge Detectives" a week long twinning of schools in Marple Bridge and Salford inspired by the restoration of the Iron Bridge in Brabyns Park. Use this link to go straight to the diary: www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

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« Reply #35 on: April 25, 2009, 09:05:20 AM »
Many congratulations, a well deserved recognition of all your hard work!   :)

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« Reply #34 on: April 24, 2009, 06:27:35 PM »
The Iron Bridge Project Diary has been updated with details of the Mersey Basin Campaign Unilever Dragonfly Awards for 2008. Go to the diary to see why: www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #33 on: April 08, 2009, 08:43:39 AM »
The Brabyns Park Discovery Trail booklet can now be downloaded from The Marple Website so that you can print your own copies. See www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge

PS - I understand that 200 copies of the booklet were recently delivered to Marple Library, so you can still get an original copy from there at the moment.

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #32 on: March 22, 2009, 09:12:57 AM »
The Iron Bridge Project Diary has been updated this morning to give you a sneak preview of the new interpretation panel that will be installed soon. Visit www.marple-uk.com/ironbridge to learn more.

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #31 on: March 11, 2009, 04:34:16 PM »
Fifty copies have been delivered to Marple Library today!

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #30 on: March 07, 2009, 08:55:05 AM »
That would be my plan in the longer term when they're all gone, yes.

Printing a copy yourself will not give anything like the quality of the proper booklet though, with its glossy illustrations and fold-out map.

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Re: The Iron Bridge Project Diary
« Reply #29 on: March 07, 2009, 08:43:53 AM »
Can't this be available as a PDF download? - People could print off their own copies
meh