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Closure of Battersea Park Adventure Playground

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trish391971 Wed 26-Sep-12 13:58:53

For those of you that are unaware, this playground is closing permanently saturday and an event called "The Last Hurrah" is planned. Please see below for details;

On Sunday, 30th September 2012
Wandworth Borough Council are planning to close
three of the best children’s play facilities in Wandsworth
Battersea Park, Kimber Road, and York Gardens Adventure Playground
will be closed and these valuable staffed play facilities will be lost.
We want to:
We propose to set up a Public-Private Adventure Playgrounds Partnership
which is privately funded by the surrounding community and operates
in collaboration with the Council. We are seeking financial pledges of up
to £150,000 to strike a deal with the Council ASAP.
You can help SAVE the playgrounds - IT’S EASY:
Step 1: Pledge financial support by emailing
Step 2: Sign the petition at
Step 3: Attend the Last Hoorah!
Battersea Park Adventure at 2.00 pm on Saturday, 29th September
York Gardens at 2.00 pm on Sunday, 30th September
Step 4: Encourage more support
Put this flyer in your window to show your support and tell your friends,
neighbours and schools and encourage them to sign the petition
Save the adventure playgrounds
Keep staff at the playgrounds
Make sure children have a safe place to play

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