Norwich’s Plantation Gardens to re-open today after sinkhole closed it for over two weeks

Plantation Gardens on Earlham Road, Norwich. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Plantation Gardens on Earlham Road, Norwich. PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY - Credit: © ARCHANT NORFOLK PHOTOGRAPHIC

Plantation Gardens is to re-open to the public today after a 20ft sinkhole closed it for over two weeks.

The leisure gardens had be closed since April 8 after what is thought to have been the collapse of an old mining tunnel beneath the adjacent Plantation Hotel, in Earlham Road.

A small area of the garden will remain closed off until the repair work at the hotel next to the gardens is complete.


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