Skatepark opens, while landscaping works continue
Local skaters can now practise their tricks at Lichfield’s brand new skatepark in Beacon Park!
Following the completion of the first phase of the project, Lichfield District Council has opened Beacon Park’s skatepark, which can now be used by skaters.
The second phase of the project got underway in February, which includes landscaping the area with grass, trees and plants. This will continue throughout March.
Councillor Andrew Smith, Lichfield District Council’s Cabinet Member for Leisure & Parks, said: “We’re still putting the finishing touches to the skatepark but know that skaters are itching to use the facility so we’ve opened it up to them earlier than planned, while we complete the landscaping. We hope everyone enjoys using it, but we would ask everyone to keep to the paths when getting to and from the skatepark, to give the grass a good…