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[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Imagine crossing the River Thames atop a carpet of wildflowers, grass and trees…this elevated proposed plant-packed pedestrian crossing is growing closer to reality after the public consultation for the UK’s first ever ‘Garden Bridge’ was brought forward. Image source The living garden bridge, a shared vision of London 2012 designer Thomas Heatherwick and actress and […]

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[8 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]

Twenty-two local people responded to an appeal to help build a bridge across a canal in Little Lever, made from scaled up Meccano, theboltonnews.co.uk reports. Artist Liam Curtin designed a metalwork bridge comprised of giant pieces of the much-loved children’s building toy, Meccano. The bridge passes over the Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal using pieces […]