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Enjoying the Outdoors

Preparatory work for the family area at ripples green

MCC has been working on a five year plan to encourage people to enjoy the outdoors, beaches and parks and this year and next should see the completion of the following work:

  • Repairing and renewing benches, picnic tables and chess tables all across the area
  • Completing the installation of the gym equipment on the promenade
  • Making Ripples Green a family area with benches, chess tables and afun gym
  • Improving the sunken paths in Mumbles Nature Reserve
  • Replacing the muddy and potholed path across Picket Mead
  • Improving the paths, facilities and play areas in Underhill and Yalton Parks and providing football nets at Highmead
  • Improving the access to the Castle Fields allotments
  • Replacing old noticeboards and information points
  • Trialling a scheme to work with local businesses to refresh their street- front facades