The barrier fence will come down in
a couple of weeks and the playground as it is will be open for use, as the
grass and surfaces are now ok to be walked upon etc.
The remaining equipment (everything
we’ve asked for) will be installed at the end of September/October after the
school holidays, due to the contractors inability to do the install before
then. It fits in with the actual multi-play construction timescales so seems
the most sensible option.
I believe HTC have agreed to re-do
the entrance, as it needs a more accessible gap for wheelchair users and push
chairs. The design will, I am assured be similar and compliment the ‘gate’ you
have on NHH. But I must remind you it is not a matter of security, it is purely
The multiplay is coming out on 20th March & the base is being removed by Cemex on 21st March. The area will then be prepared by the groundstaff ready for the disability swing to go in on 23 April.
From 20th March the play area will have to be closed on health & safety grounds and also for the new grass seed to take effect from 21st March.
We are putting up the herras fencing from 20th March & our own banner saying that the play area is closed.