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West Gate Play Area Poole Park

Park Lake Road
Poole Park

BH15 1TP

Ward - Poole Town

Email: environment@poole.gov.uk

Enquiries: 01202 261700

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West Gate Play Area, Poole Park
West Gate Play Area, Poole Park

The present equipment consist of a large climbing frame with a long slide situated on top of a banked area locally called "Monkeys Hump" there is also a separate cabin slide, junior and cradle swings, a small wide slide aimed at younger children, a four seat "buck-about" springer and a pair of talk tubes.

There is also seating for parents and carers which includes a picnic tables all situated within the fenced dog free area suitable for children aged between 3 and 14 years old.

It is hoped that this play area will be redesigned and improved as part of the on-going Heritage Lottery Bid, view more information here.

The play equipment in this play area was manufactured and installed to comply with current safety standards applying at the time of installation and all items of equipment are provided with a safer surface where required.

The play equipment and the immediate surrounding areas are inspected on a regular basis. An annual inspection is also carried out by an independent qualified organisation that prepares a safety audit and a report to enable the Council to plan long term maintenance and renewal.

The play area can be accessed from Kingland Road or from two gates in Poole Park. Toilets and car parking is available close by and there is also on street car parking on Kingland Road.  

West  Gate Play Area, Poole Park
Climbing Frame and Large Slide
West Gate Play Area - Climbing Frame
Climbing Frame & Large Slide
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West Gate Play Area, Poole Park
Steps to lower level & seating
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West Gate Play Area, Poole Park
Steps & Swings
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West Gate Play Area
Cradle swings, Picnic Table & Talk Tube
West Gate Play Area, Poole Park
Cabin Slide
West Gate Play Area - Buckabout
West Gate Play Area - Wide Slide
Toddler Wide Slide
West Gate Play Area
Buck-about, Wide Slide & Climbing Frame
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West Gate Play Area, Poole Park
Picnic Table, Talk Tubes and Cradle Swings

We encourage the use of all our facilities by everyone. Please let us know if you have any suggestions on how we could improve this facility for you.

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