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Swaby Gardens Playground Consultation: Results coming soon

Wandsworth Council are redesigning the existing junior playground in Swaby Gardens and would like your view.

Up to £163,000 of funding has been secured from NCIL (Neighbourhood Community Infrastructure Levy) to refurbish the junior playground and move the toddler play equipment to be part of the new design. Wandsworth Council secures NCIL funding from development projects in the local areas and invests the funding in local community facilities.

There are three designs to choose from, each aimed to improve movement and physical activity among children of all abilities.

The purpose of the refurbishment is to:

  1. Redesign the layout and join the junior and toddler playgrounds.
  2. Provide an accessible playground for children of all abilities.
  3. Provide exciting play equipment that has; climbing, swinging, rotating, sliding, balancing and stretching features.
  4. Offer a range of challenging, energetic strength building play experiences to help build children’s self confidence and tests the limits of their capabilities.
  5. Create a place for social interactions, to help children learn how to negotiate, cooperate, compete and resolve conflicts.

For further information please contact:

Teresa Constantinou, Playground Development Officer,

Enable Leisure & Culture manage and deliver the parks service on behalf of Wandsworth Council.






Previous Consultation

Latchmere Recreation Ground

Chestnut Avenue and Dr Johnston Avenue on Tooting Common



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