Yes we do know about the damage to the new fence on Barnby Dun Road – caused by a vehicle (but goodness only knows how!). It will be repaired – an insurance job with a bit of luck……..
At tonights FoSP meeting the winners of the 100 Club draw for April were as follows:
A. Smith (£30) S. Crabtree (£15); S. Stokes (£5)
Well done to all the winners and thanks for your Support.
Over the last week volunteers cleaning the toilets have had to remove soiled nappies from both the baby change facility and the disabled toilets – in spite of signs informing them that we do not have disposal facilities and a request for them to be taken home.
The very existence of toilets in the park is on a knife-edge and we need the support of everyone to make sure they are treated with respect and remain open. Toilets facilities are key to our park development strategy.
OK – The ‘Cricket Pitch’. The area that was ploughed up (formerly a cricket pitch) was as a result of a local cricket team asking the council if they could use the park as their home ground.
After a huge amount of preparation work by the council the team has given back word. Because of forthcoming events over the summer we are encouraging the council to make sure the area is restored so that it can be enjoyed by everyone.
We were contacted by another person wishing play cricket in the park last year but unfortunately I can’t find his contact details. If he would contact us again maybe we can resurrect the cricket project…..
You will recall we were looking at rearranging the event. This annual event will now still take place on the afternoon of Sunday 21st June in Sandall Park.
The format may be a little different and it may be in a different place to usual in the park so watch this space and keep an eye on our website. We are delighted to welcome back the Doncaster Concert Band for what will be another stunning afternoon of FREE! entertainment.