Lydiate – Keeping up appearances (and safety) in the parks and gardens

Lydiate Parish Council presently has children’s play areas with equipment at Sandy Lane Park, Kenyons Park and Ridgeway Park, it also has outdoor fitness equipment on the site of Lydiate Village Centre.

This is Ridgeway Park otherwise know as Coronation Park.

This is Ridgeway Park otherwise know as Coronation Park.

All this equipment needs to be maintained and the Parish Council approved expenditure of over £800 at its October meeting to address repair and maintenance issues identified in a recent inspection report.

Lydiate PC grounds maintenance staff at work in Liverpool Road outside St. Gregs Church.

Lydiate PC grounds maintenance staff at work in Liverpool Road outside St. Gregs Church.

On a wider maintenance front, across all the areas the Parish Council presently looks after within Lydiate, this scan of a report to the October Parish Council meeting from the Head Groundsman shows what he and his 2 co-workers do within the community:-

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St Catherine's otherwise know as Lydiate Abbey

St Catherine’s Chapel otherwise known as Lydiate Abbey