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Killingworth & Longbenton

Together with our project partners, the Environment Agency and North Tyneside Council, we are investing over £5 million to manage surface water in the Killingworth and Longbenton areas of North Tyneside. This work will increase the capacity of the combined sewer thereby reducing the risk of flooding during heavy rainfall. The work is to be completed in 3 phases; Longbenton High School and Benton Green & Cemetery, Forest Hall & Killingworth Moor and finally Killingworth Lake. Phase 1 and 2 are now completed and the work around Killingworth Lake started in Summer 2018.

Update by Anthony Birkett

Hi Everyone

We are now within touching distance of crossing the line! The last bit of work is finishing off round the area of the park and we're making visible progress this week. We've turfed and seeded the areas intended for grass and only need a little touching up before we're done completely. The fencing is coming down and our remaining cabin will be removed next week!

I've attached a few pictures that Lawrence has sent over of the turfing around the park, its definitely taking shape!

Regards

Tony

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