The park has been improved over the past few years in conjunction with the Friends of Newhall Park and local school children. It offers a pleasant green space close to Newhall centre for sport and play.
Newhall Park, Main Street, Newhall, Swadlincote, Derbyshire View map (this is a link to our GIS Mapping system. Maps may take time to load if using a slower connection. Help and Accessibility). The mapping included in this site is supplied to the council under license, please refer to the terms and conditions. By clicking through to the map it is assumed that you have accepted the terms and conditions.
Dawn till dusk.
Membership is open to all members of the local community and partner organisations are also invited to meetings. The group meets four times a year at The Old Post Centre, Newhall.
The activities of the organisation have so far included:
Friends of Newhall Park have been successful in obtaining funding for The Community Remembrance Memorial Project which will see a structure put up in the park to act as a focus for remembrance later in 2015. There will be a plaque to commemorate 69 soldiers who died in the First World War, 36 from the Second World War, and three since. The plans include creating a circular seating area by the memorial gates and putting up a plaque with the names of those who died.
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