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New look Woodlands Park reopens to keen youngsters

PUBLISHED: 12:12 24 October 2016 | UPDATED: 12:12 24 October 2016

Woodlands Park was reopened after a revamp

Woodlands Park was reopened after a revamp

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The park now has new play equipment and upgraded toilets

New play equipment has been added to Woodlands ParkNew play equipment has been added to Woodlands Park

Youngsters will have new equipment to play on in Gravesend after a local park had a makeover.

Woodlands Park was officially reopened by mayor Greta Goatley on Friday, with crowds of children keen to try out the new park for themselves.

More than £250,000 was invested into the park, which now has a new playground, refurbished toilets a 0.5mile walking trail and CCTV.

The playground works were finished earlier this year, in time for the summer holidays.

Cabinet member for tourism and youth, Jordan Meade: “The play equipment that has been added to Woodlands Park is a massive improvement.

“I’m delighted that thanks to funding from Cllr McGarrity, we’ve been able to add in the walking trail too, meaning Woodlands Park will be a place for the whole community to enjoy.”


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