Archive for the ‘Parks’ Category

UPDATE: Sunny Bank Playground

by Steve Middleton on 12 February, 2017

In May of last year I highlighted the vandalised Playground on Sunny Bank Road here. I am pleased to report that the damage has been repaired and the equipment has all been replaced. I am grateful to Bury Council and in particular Team 6 of the Parks and Countryside service for working hard to return […]

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Overflowing bins in Unsworth

by Steve Middleton on 22 May, 2016

A quick update regarding parks and open space maintenance. I noticed this morning that the dog waste bin on Chaddy field (the one by the entrance at Parr Lane) was so full it was overflowing. The council’s Parks and Countryside services website states that the bins are emptied weekly, but I’m not sure if this […]

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Sunny Bank playground vandalised

by Steve Middleton on 1 May, 2016

Today I was upset to see significant damage to the safety mat/tiles that were installed beneath the swings at the playground on Sunny Bank Road, next to the Community Centre. Almost a third of the safety mats have been ripped up and left strewn all over the park. I have reported this to Bury Council […]

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