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New Playground for Maes-Y-Dre Recreation Ground

The new playground was opened by the Mayor (Cllr Estelle Bleivas) on 8th July. The Mayor was joined by Cllr J Meredith (deputy Mayor), Cllr R Brown, Cllr H Evans, Cllr A Holloway, Cllr Dr J Morgan and the Town Clerk.  Also there were children from Maes-Y-Dre School with their head teacher together with residents of Welshpool.  One young person said the playground was "awesome"

The new playground will comprise:

Existing equipment remaining but restored:

  • Climbing frame
  • Trim Trail (put in just 3 years ago)
  • Refurbished equipment will be:
  • Benches, bins and seating
  • Base to existing climbing frame
  • Swings in smaller play area with new seats and chains etc

New equipment will include:

  • New swings including disabled swings
  • Roundabout
  • Bouncer and swing around
  • Teenagers 'hammock and lazy boy'
  • Climbing frame with slide and climbing
  • Smaller individual pieces of equipment (3 in total)
  • Safety railings and safety surfaces with each piece of equipment
  • Fencing

The total cost of the works is approx £45,000.