The Age Of The Park

Julian Pettifer traces the history of our urban parks.

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0120040308

This edition visits St James's Park in LONDON and the oldest dedicated public park in Birkenhead.

0220040315

Julian Pettifer traces the history of our urban parks, whose decline began after World War Two and has continued to this day.

Recent years, however, have seen signs of a renaissance.

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03 LAST20040322

Julian Pettifer assesses the contribution which town parks can make to our lives, providing healthy green space, reducing stress and creating habitats for wildlife.