More than thirty local residents braved the torrential rain over the bank holiday weekend to toast the success of a new garden in Blackfriars Road
And the final funds came through on the morning of the opening, with a grant of almost £5,000 from Awards for All which will pay for benches and more plants.
The opening event provided an opportunity to bring together different parts of the community. Residents were able to chat with local police, voluntary workers and council officers whilst sipping champagne and listening as 18 year old resident Kira Hartup played classical and modern pieces on her flute.
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