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Carnon Downs Recreation Area & Park Projects

Pengelly Meadows Recreation Area 

As part of the new Taylor Wimpey Pengelly Meadows development on Bissoe Road a new recreation area has been created to the left of the entranceway to the development.  The Parish Council through its own funds and also Section 106 funds has now been levelled the playing field to create a football area (goal posts will be installed later on in 2022) together with picnic benches and an outdoor gym. 

The Parish Council feels that the two park areas in Carnon Downs should be two distinct areas, the existing play park for younger children and the new area at Pengelly Meadows should cater for older children and adults as well as being a green open space for the whole community to enjoy, the two areas are close together and the Parish Council has had a pavement installed on Bissoe Road to link the two areas and this was completed in late 2021. The legal work to transfer the land ownership from Taylor Wimpey to the Parish Council has now been completed.

A Party in the Park event to celebrate the offical opening of Pengelly Meadows Recreation Area was held in May 2022 and some photos of it are below.  Thank you to everyone who came along and supported the event - we were very lucky with the weather!

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Park an Gwarry play park new equipment (children's park) - opened July 2018

The slide has now been replaced with a new birds nests swing and the old climbing frame replaced with a wooden boat play structure, a tractor play house and slide has been installed on the tarmac area by the Bissoe Road side of the park.  Here are some photos of the grand opening held on Tuesday 24th July 2018. Thanks to everyone who came along and supported the event. 

If anyone has any comments about play provision in the park or notices any damage please contact the Parish Council on 01872 863333 or

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