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Advance notice – Car park and park access limitations

Why will parts of the car park be closed and Park access limited? To enable essential work to update the below ground electricity, water and drainage requirements for the Clare

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Latest Park News January 2019

2019 should prove to be an exciting time for the Park with developments taking place in two specific areas – the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) project and changes in how

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The Trust is seeking to appoint one or more additional Trustees

The current Chair of the Trustees (Geoffrey Bray) has indicated that he does not intend to stand for re-election at the end of 2019.  The Trust is therefore seeking to appoint

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Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Project Administrator required.

The Trustees of Clare Castle Country Park are looking to employ a Project Administrator.    This post will be responsible for supporting the delivery of the Park’s Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Project

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Heritage Lottery Fund’s – #ThanksToYou campaign

On the 7th December 2018, the Trustees of Clare Castle Country Park in conjunction with the Heritage Lottery Fund’s #ThanksToYou campaign are inviting 20 National Lottery players to a presentation

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Clare awarded ‘Most Active Town in Suffolk’!

The 6th November was a night to remember for community representatives from Clare when they were presented with the award for the ‘Most Active Town in Suffolk’. The awards were organised

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Opening of new ‘Lady Walk Steps’

With the support of Park Trustees and volunteers, Councillor Mary Evans formally opened the Lady Walk steps on Friday 9th November. The new steps have been constructed at a different

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De-Silting of the moat completed.

The moat (rapidly disappearing as reeds and other vegetation were encroaching on the open water) was de-silted in October. To carry out the work the water that was there had

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Archaeology in the Park

Medieval past unearthed at Clare Castle Country Park The remains of a large Medieval building, ovens and other finds have been revealed in Clare Castle Country Park. Archaeological excavations were

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Newsletter – August 2018

Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) project We have appointed Rachel Steward as the full-time Volunteer and Community Engagement Manager for 2½ years.  (Rachel has extensive experience of working with the Essex

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