Cassiobury Park set for improvements

Watford Borough Council's Cassiobury Park is set for £200,000 of improvements now that a winning design for the children's playground has been chosen.

The contract was awarded to Sutcliffe Play of Pontefract, West Yorkshire, and it is hoped the refurbishment will be completed by the end of June. The new design includes a range of play equipment for toddlers and juniors, safety surfacing, footpaths, fencing, litter bins, seats, signs and a grassed area. The playground will also be DDA (Disability Discrimination Act) accessible, with play features that all children can enjoy including special swing seats, a sand pit and dish roundabout.

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