An early morning start hoisting the log into place using a tripod and chain and block tackle contraption.
We have shared all the drawings and ideas with Dan the Carver who was very impressed with all your efforts! Which he will use to create the bench with your help. Work on the Bench at Luton Millennium Green #pocketpark will commence tomorrow 10th of August So if you are around come along and have a look..
There will also be opportunities for anyone who wants to be involved to help finish the bench on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th of August.
Below is the space that will be the final home of the bench!
Please find below a selection of some of the great drawings you did for us..!
What a great day we all had on Saturday 9th July the community came together and for the price of answering some simple questions got to eat and take part in all the Arches Local activities and more.
We started to get ready early in the day to be honest we were a little nervous thinking would anyone would turn up with so much else going on at the weekend with the Kent Show and River Festival !
Fears soon melted away it got busy really quick and the community enjoyed each other company the entire day, the children played, the weather was great, the whole day had such a relaxed feel to it. We estimate from the number of tickets we gave out for the hog roast that we had well over 200 people attend over the day, we managed together to totally devour a 68 kilo pig in under 4 hours all that was left was a few mushroom burgers.
Thank you for those that came and made our Open Day a success and shared your thoughts and heard ours on the Arches Local Area.
We were really pleased at the great turnout and we can report that over 200 of cups of tea and coffee where drunk and over 100 cakes were consumed on the day !
Some thoughts that came out of the day including Jaiden request for a pet Lion.
Summer Splurge is a fun packed variety of activities for children to enjoy with their parent or carer. Each week there are different activities from face painting, badge making, nail art, laminated artwork placemats, making collage pictures, various creative arts and crafts, play dough, snooker, table tennis and lots more.
See some of the new equipment we got for them !