Towneley Park shines on morning TV
“This must be one of the best parks in the country."
That was the view of BBC reporter John Maguire as TV viewers saw Towneley Park, Burnley, in all its glory this morning.
The park and its historic hall formed the picturesque backdrop for a live broadcast on this morning’s BBC Breakfast Show. The BBC was looking at the way managing Britain’s parks has changed in the light of national funding cuts.
Burnley Council has been recognised national for its innovative approach to managing not only parks, but grass and woodland and other open areas.
The item on Burnley included interviews with... read more
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