Two exciting new opportunities at Graves Park “Digging Deeper for All” project

Finding Lost Norton Park: Digging Deeper for All

Following the great success of the Friends of Graves Park in securing a £142,770 grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund they can now offer two exciting new opportunities.

1.  Invitation to tender for the community archaeology work

The Friends of Graves Park & SYBRG are sending out an invitation to tender for some community archaeology work that is part of the National Lottery Heritage Fund supported project “Finding Lost Norton Park: Digging Deeper for All”. The brief can be found here. This is a project which has developed out of different smaller projects organised by both the Friends Group and SYBRG. Information on some of our previous work, is available at Attached is the invitation to tender document for your guidance. Completed submissions need to be emailed to by 12 noon on Friday 24th February 2023 and we anticipate appointing the contractor by 17th March 2023.

2. We are currently advertising for a Community Engagement Worker to work alongside us supporting and facilitating the project’s activities. The post is part-time, ideally starting in March. The project is running until July 2024. Closing date for applications is Friday 10th February 2023. Here is the link to the job advert: