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Wednesday, 5 August 2020 - 8:15am

Petition launched to save Victorian pumping station in West Bridgford


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The Victorian Abbey Road Pumping Station is part of the old Abbey Road Depot site.

The petition was launched by the community this week and says:

‘The site has been sold for redevelopment and planning permission has been given for the demolition of this historic local landmark.

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‘Although it has previously been unsympathetically ‘modernised’ the building retains its basic integrity and is a significant part of our local history.

‘Please help us with petitioning Rushcliffe Borough Council and the developers to retain this building and to devise an appropriate plan for use: further homes or, ideally, a much-needed community resource to serve current, and future local residents.

‘Your help and support can make all the difference, so please sign now. If you have already signed a paper copy of the petition no need to sign online. Thanks!’

Here’s the petition

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