Following the Prime Minister’s announcement, the Council is required to close its communal areas within parks. Therefore all playground, sports courts and outdoor gyms have been closed. PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO ACCESS THE EQUIPMENT.
Every citizen must comply with these new Government measures. The relevant authorities, including the police, have new criminal law powers to enforce them – including through fines and dispersing gatherings.
The Council owns many parks and open spaces and more information can be found about these below.
There are a number of recreation grounds located around the District, most of which provide football pitches. They can be booked by calling 01702 318111
There are also 28 play spaces fitted out with equipment that cater for a range of ages and are maintained and checked on a regular basis, ensuring that high standards exist.