Child’s play Poolsbrook

A NEW park was officially opened to the public this week.

Children from Poolsbrook Primary School were invited to the unveiling at Poolsbrook Country Park in Staveley on Monday and tried out the new equipment.

The play area received funding from various sources including £50,000 from the Big Lottery, £18,000 from Viridor Waste Management and £2,000 from Staveley Neighbourhood Management.

Cllr Chris Ludlow, Executive Member for Environment at Chesterfield Borough Council said: “I’m delighted to see this play area being opened and I’m sure it will provide hours of fun and entertainment”.