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Youth Provision on the Stafford Orchard

Following representations from young people in the village, the Council entered into discussions with them about the provision of a basketball practice area and a facility for skateboarding and bikes. The Council allocated an area of the Stafford Orchard for both facilities and included a youth shelter in the plans following receipt of a very favourable Thames Valley Police report on the value of these specially designed structures.

The youth club took on board the design of a half-pipe ramp which was eventually constructed by a local expert and funded by the Parish and Borough Councils, with a donation from Quorn Baptist Church.

The facilities have been widely welcomed by young people in the village and are much used.

 half pipe ramp  half pipe ramp  shelter on the stafford park

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