A big thank you to Crown Paints and the community awards scheme for
a cheque for £2,000.00 used towards the renovation of the Lark Street
Gates entrance to Darwen’s Western Cemetery, also a big thank you to
Brent Stevenson for the repairing the stonework. Mark Ainsworth Blacksmith
for restoring the gates and Ian Payne for the sandblasting and painting.
A special thanks to the Jill for her successful bid and the rest of the FODC
team who made this restoration possible.
Well done one and all.
The total cost of the restoration was £3,589.00 the rest of the money raised
was from the FODC funds.
FODC August 2015
(Photo by Roy Cox)