NHDC teams up with charity to provide new Great Ashby play equipment

PUBLISHED: 16:22 09 August 2019 | UPDATED: 16:22 09 August 2019

The new play equipment at Great Ashby District Park. Picture: NHDC

The new play equipment at Great Ashby District Park. Picture: NHDC

Archant

Youngsters can enjoy the new play equipment that has been installed at Great Ashby District Park, on the north eastern edge of Stevenage.

Kids will be able to play on the new cone climber - a rope climbing frame that gently rotates - and stainless steel parkour domino rings, slide and a rollercoaster.

You may also want to watch:

The equipment was provided by North Hertfordshire District Council - working in partnership with community charity Groundwork, who project managed the installation.

Councillor Steve Jarvis, NHDC's executive member for the environment, said: "We are pleased to have been able to upgrade the play area with this fantastic new equipment and hope that the range of play equipment now available will provide something for children of all ages enjoy.

Caroline Noble, assistant landscape architect for Groundwork was pleased with the new play area, and described the project as "rewarding."


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the The Comet