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Ponds Project Progress

With less than six weeks left until the end of construction there is pleantly of activity happening across all of the sites. Path resurfacing works are going well with around 200m (next to Men’s Pond) still to be laid. This … Continue reading

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Progress update

More warm and dry weather have created good conditions for the last weeks of the Ponds Project. The spillway at Highgate no. 1 will soon be excavated. When finished it will be covered in turf. The works are progressing well … Continue reading

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Progress on the Ponds Project

As the dry weather continues to hold, conditions are good for the final weeks of construction. At Men’s Pond, the final section of aquatic planting is being installed. The channel around the island has now been partially filled, with water … Continue reading

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Construction update

Progress continues as we move towards the end of the construction phase of the project, in October. Highgate No. 1’s trianing wall is now almost finished with only work on the crest raising and spllway to be completed. At Model … Continue reading

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Word from the ponds

With summer in full swing and the recent dry spell (to be broken over this weekend!), the conditions have been good for construction works. Now that the works on top of the dam have been completed at Highgate No. 1, … Continue reading

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Progress update

As we approach mid-August, the Ponds Project continues to make good progress. At Highgate No. 1, the timber capping on the sheet-pile dam is now finished. Work will soon begin on the spillway and training wall. Men’s Pond is finished other … Continue reading

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Latest from the Ponds Project

The timber capping on the sheet-pile wall at Highgate No 1 is progressing well. Some ducting work between Highgate No. 1 and Men’s Bathing Pond is due to take place soon.  More on this here. Men’s Pond is waiting on … Continue reading

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