War Memorial Park - Skate, Parkour and BMX facility
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has exciting plans to replace the skate park at War Memorial Park, rejuvenate the BMX track, and install a parkour park.
A summary of the consultation results for the improvement works, completed by just over 90 people, can be viewed below.
Canvas Spaces have been appointed to deliver the new skate park, and an engagement stage with local users has now ended. Images of the new skate park are shown below. Works are now underway and will be completed later in spring 2021.
Velosolutions have been appointed to deliver the bike track, which will be a pump track, located in the same place as the existing BMX track. Images of the final design, following user engagement, are shown below. Works have now started on site and will be completed late spring 2021.
This is the final element of the improvement works, and ten construction have been appointed to install the new park and fitness area. Images of the design for this area are shown below. Works are scheduled to start on this part of the overall site at the beginning of April 2021.