New Bishop’s Waltham skatepark opens

Bishop's Waltham skatepark

Bishop’s Waltham’s new skatepark is officially open.

The ‘Skate Zone’ at Priory Park was signed off by inspectors this week.

A spokesperson for Bishop’s Waltham Parish Council said: “A huge thank you to Gravity Skateparks for their endeavours, during challenging weather, to complete this project for the community, with special thanks to Paul Robinson, the site manager.

“Further thanks from the Parish Council to our Projects Manager, Rob Thorne, and the Halls and Grounds Committee, for seeing this project through – from a bare concrete base to an exciting new landscape and community asset.

“We hope everyone really enjoys this recreational facility, shares it cooperatively and takes good care of it.”

A ‘Skate Jam’ event is being planned celebrate the opening of the new facility.