Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Battle to protect Norwich’s medieval city walls receives time and cash boost
Norwich City Council faces an ongoing battle to preserve the much-loved walls, with water, road salt and plants causing damage throughout the year.
Now officials at City Hall are in talks with English Heritage about making it easier to patch-up the early 14th century structures.
It is hoped the deal, known as a heritage partnership agreement, will prevent permission being required from English Heritage every time the council wants to carry out repairs on the walls.
Officials say this can be a time-consuming and costly process.
Click here to read this article from EDP24
Click here to read the Norwich City Walls Survey 1999 - 2002