The full wording of the graffiti on the bridge reads “Clare Middleton I love you will u marry me”. Clares name was never very visible and from a distance only the words “I love you will u marry me” are clearly seen. The walkway bridge at Park Hill flats is known locally as the “I love you bridge”. In 2011 Frances Byrnes produced a half hour radio programme that unravels the story behind the graffiti.
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