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Oakwell Hall Country Park wins grant for improvements

Oakwell

Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall has won a £10,000 grant to create a new pond-dipping platform. We received the grant from the Tesco Bags of Help scheme, which raises money for good causes through its carrier bag levy. Our Oakwell project involves building a new extended pond-dipping platform, and improved landscaping and planting. The grant will make it possible for our museum

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Working with Willow at Oakwell Hall Country Park

Oakwell Hall Temporary Closure

A workshop event designed to teach local people how to make living structures from willow is proving popular. Places on the ‘Working with Willow’ workshop, at Oakwell Hall Country Park in Birstall on Saturday, 5 March, are filling fast. Willow is natural, flexible and inexpensive and willow weaving is one of the oldest, most enduring of handicrafts which has recently gained

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