Monthly Archives: May 2015

Project update

The project is continuing to progress as planned, with some slight adjustments to the programme due to availability of supplies. On Tuesday in the early morning, a 40 ton crane was tracked onto the Heath from the Highgate Road entrance. … Continue reading

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Home invaders

One of the bat boxes, installed as part of the environmental mitigation for the Ponds Project, has a new resident. However, it’s not a bat, but a blue tit that has taken up residency near to Stock Pond. One of … Continue reading

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Week 5 – progress

On Monday morning the work compound to the western edge of Model Boating Pond was sealed off, meaning the paths running adjacent to the western edge of the pond are now closed. The path is diverted, either around the eastern … Continue reading

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Viaduct Path Diversion

Fencing around Viaduct pond has now been put up around the work compound, and the footpath along the top of the dam is temporarily closed and will be for the next eight weeks. The below map shows the suggested diversion … Continue reading

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Week four of the Ponds Project

Last week marked four weeks since the project began, and work continued in the area to the west of Model Boating Pond. The temporary path, which will border the western edge of the compound has been completed and is now … Continue reading

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Path diversions at Model Boating Pond

From Monday, 11 May 2015 the paths running adjacent to the western edge of Model Boating Pond will be closed. The diversions are either: – west of the pond (marked in purple on the below map), or – east of … Continue reading

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Progress in week three

Last week, contractors BAM Nuttall, continued to work on the temporary path which sits to the west of the work compound at Model Boating Pond. This path will be completed by Thursday 7 May, and at this point the work … Continue reading

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