of lottery funding delivers new playground to local school
Modern new playground facilities have been unveiled at a school
near Burnham-On-Sea, thanks to £30,000 of funding from the
Brent C of E First School received the cash from Sport Englands
National Lottery funded Primary School Facilities Fund which is
helping more schools to provide outdoor multi-activity play areas
across the country.
investment has gone towards completely updating and revamping
the current playground.
spokeswoman said: "We are absolutely thrilled with this superb
new space. The softer ball rebound playground surface with activity
markings, enclosures and hoops and goals have revolutionised play
times for our children."
original funding bid included a range of ideas which all came
directly from the children. One of the areas we now have is a
multi-sports pitch which the children make great use of."
older children are able to play netball or basketball or even
cricket, whilst the younger children are happily using the football
goal areas, as these are the perfect size for playing hide and
of the great co-operative atmosphere we have in our school the
children are able to play all these games at the same time! It
is truly a great use of space."