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SALFORD TREE OF KNOWLEDGE UPDATE
 

ENGLISH HERITAGE THANKS SALFORD STAR READERS

Star Date: 6th August 2009

English Heritage has been in touch to thank everyone who aired their feelings about saving Salford's Tree of Knowledge. All the comments and e-mails we received were passed onto EH this morning...

"The comments will all go on file" said an officer for English Heritage "We are moving the file as quickly as possible and hope to have it with the DCMS (Dept of Culture, Media and Sport) by next week. Please pass on my thanks." 

Meanwhile, Christopher Marsden from TACS (The Tiles and Architectural Ceramics Society) has also made the Tree's artist, Alan Boyson, aware of the Salford Star response and we hope to get some comments, or hopefully an interview, with Alan as soon as possible.

See previous features here and here and here…

Latest update here - Tree of Knowledge listed!


Emma Boyson wrote
at 4:37:16 PM on Saturday, August 8, 2009
My Mum just told me about this today and its the first time i've seen The Tree Of Knowledge, I can see my dads style there. This just cannot be destroyed, it is so relevant to our time.....And I was born in 1962!!
 
Suzy Carroll wrote
at 10:18:49 PM on Friday, August 7, 2009
Please don't let this amazing piece of Salford history end up as land fill. I am a Brit who now lives in the USA and people here crave history.....it is sad that because we Brits have so much of it around us everyday, we have a habit of taking it for granted and not appreciating what we have.
 
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