NEWBURY TOWN COUNCIL WORKING TO SAVE LIVES IN COVID 19 EMERGENCY
The Town Council is closing some of its play areas in Victoria Park, City Recreation Ground, Wash Common and other areas around the town in order to slow the spread of Coronavirus.
Enclosed playgrounds, including the tennis courts and the Bowls Club in Victoria Park, will close until further notice, in response to the Government’s directions. Where the playgrounds and other facilities, such as outdoor gym equipment, are not enclosed, the Town Council is asking the public to observe the social distancing rules (keeping a distance of at least 2 metres apart) and the assembling rules – no more than 2 persons, unless from the same household. READ MORE