LOCAL RESIDENTS JOIN FORCES TO RAISE MONEY FOR NEW PLAYGROUND

This project is coming along, but we NEED MORE HELP! We MUST raise the funds by the 20th of February or no update for the children and families of St. Albans! Please consider a contribution as every little helps.

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A group of local residents has joined forces in a new fundraising initiative to turn a dilapidated playground in St Albans into a fantastic new play facility.

The Friends of Victoria Playing Field (FVPF), who organise the annual Larks in the Parks on the site, have launched a fundraising appeal via crowdfunding platform Spacehive to raise £20,000 to help fund a new playground for children of all ages.

FVPF are working in partnership with St Albans District Council who have already pledged £44,000 which will replace current equipment in the playground. The additional £20,000 will be used to improve the playground even more, including using sustainable materials on the playground.

The Friends’ aim is to extend the range and type of play equipment. This will include new features such as a multi-play activity circuit with tower, slide, climbing, balancing and interactive elements. There will also be the more traditional swings…

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