Celebrations at Nowton Pit play area in Bury St Edmunds following refurbishment

The mayor of St Edmundsbury Patrick Chung and county councillor Sarah Stamp open the new Southgate p

The mayor of St Edmundsbury Patrick Chung and county councillor Sarah Stamp open the new Southgate park play area on the Nowton Estate in Bury St Edmunds - Credit: Archant

Families and community leaders celebrated the £70,000 refurbishment of a play area in Bury St Edmunds on Sunday.

A picnic and ceremony marked the reopening of the Nowton Pit play area, in Southgate Park, following extensive work and the construction of new play equipment.

The event was attended by families, local police, the St Edmundsbury Borough Mayor Patrick Chung, borough cabinet member for leisure Jo Rayner and Southgate ward councillor Sarah Stamp.


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