Why we began this project
For years the play areas on Hailey Park were degenerating ... Therefore, over the past year or so, the Friends have been discussing with the council how we can help improve the play facilities.We've decided to put to the community and the council a three-stage project.
Stage 1 is now complete as the play equipment has all been installed complete with 'pavement games'. Some of the money for the main play area came from grants and the rest from community fundraising.
We managed to raise enough needed to match the grant, and even better news is we’ve been awarded the full grant we asked for.
Even better, the playground is now up and running and the kids seem to be loving it over the summer holidays
_And there's more ...