A footbridge at Bestwood Country Park has now been closed following a suspected arson attack.
The bridge has now been taped off and a large hole is visible.
In a social media post, Gedling Borough Council confirmed the bridge was now closed and is awaiting repair.
They wrote: “We have had to close the Mill Lakes footbridge in Bestwood Country Park.
“Police have been notified but if anyone saw anything or anyone please call 101.”