Heritage Lottery Fund ‘Parks for People’ Funding

Knowsley Council has applied to the Heritage Lottery Fund ‘Parks for People’ Programme to secure around £2 million to restore Bowring Park as a high quality public green space for the Huyton-with-Roby community, as well as safeguard and celebrate its rich physical heritage and social history for generations to come.  Below is the timescale for progress with our application: -


  • December 2013: Knowsley Council passed Stage 1 of the application process and were awarded a ‘Development Phase’ grant of £107,900 to carry out consultation and planning work. This includes surveys and investigations on the park and its historic features to develop an improvement master plan.
  • August 2015: Stage 2 Application to be submitted.