Flood team aids revamp of Portsmouth school’s garden

JOY Portsmouth's Lord Mayor Lynne Stagg at the garden
JOY Portsmouth's Lord Mayor Lynne Stagg at the garden
Butcher Street and College Road in Portsea, Portsmouth. Picture: Google

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A TEAM from Southern Water took time out from building a pumping station to spruce up a school’s garden.

Southern Water and contractor 4Delivery are building the pumping station in Stamshaw Park as part of a £20m scheme to reduce sewer flooding in Portsmouth.

The Harbour School 
@Stamshaw is next to the construction site and the project team helped to cut back grass and build pathways, borders and a vegetable patch, as well as lay new turf.

Subcontractor McHugh’s donated money for start-up plants and seeds.

The garden was opened by Lord Mayor Councillor Lynne Stagg, who presented the children with a gardening book.

Lynn Power, school manager, said: ‘You can’t imagine the difference this will make to the pupils.’