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Morven Park Play Area Transformed

Tuesday 5 November

 

Improvement works have transformed the play area at Morven Park in Kirkby.

The park, located between School Street and Welbeck Street, has seen a new inclusive roundabout and toddler unit installed, along with improvements to the play trail. A new seesaw and springie will be also be installed very soon.

The works have totalled over £22k, all of which has come from Section 106 Housing Developer funds.

Over £2.6million will have been invested into parks and green spaces across Ashfield by March 2020.

The Council has invested £600k across the District with the rest coming from grants, partner funding and contributions from housing developers. Improvements include new play equipment, art installations and scooter parks.

Cllr Jason Zadrozny, Leader of Ashfield District Council said “We are committed to investing in our parks and green spaces. Ashfield has some of the best parks in the County which we know are loved by residents. We want to continue to provide excellent outdoor spaces. The work we’ve carried out already and our plans over the next few years demonstrate this.”