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Work to demolish Battery Green car park stops for Christmas break

PUBLISHED: 16:38 22 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:38 22 December 2017

Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher

Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher

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Work to demolish a Lowestoft car park has halted for the Christmas break.

Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher

Contractors removing Battery Green car park broke up for Christmas at lunchtime today.

The team will return to finish the work on Monday, January 8.

A ground level surface car park is set to replace the current structure until future development plans are reached.

The project began on November 13 with the work scheduled to be completed within 13 weeks.

Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher Battery Green Car Park, Lowestoft. Picture: Nick Butcher

Waveney District Council announced the closure car park in December 2016, with the facility finally closing on March 31 this year.

Scaffolding has been installed around the facility to secure the outside as contractors take the building apart with parts of the footpath closed to the public.

What do you think about the removal of Battery Green Car Park? Email your thoughts to lowestoft.journal@archant.co.uk or write to Lowestoft Journal, 147 London Road North, Lowestoft, NR32 1NB

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