8 April 2016
Churchfields Park campaign

Iain Duncan Smith is backing local campaigners ‘Friends of Churchfields Park’ in their efforts to get better play equipment and tackle chronic flooding at the park in South Woodford.

Iain Duncan Smith backs ‘Friends of Churchfields Park’ campaign for better play equipment

The Friends group has already been awarded £12,000 towards the project by Tesco's Bags of Help programme and are in with a chance of winning a grant by Waitrose’s Community Matters scheme.

Iain has written to Redbridge Council urging them to carry out a £5,000 topographical survey on the park to facilitate a new drainage system. he group was awarded a £12,000 grant last month by Tesco’s Bags of Help programme, which donates shoppers’ 5p bag charges to local causes.

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