Pay2play – No Way

Wandsworth’s Tory Councillors are to charge £2.50 for kids to play in the Adventure Playground in Battersea Park.  Almost 12,700 children in the borough, nearly a third, live in poverty. There is also a higher than average rate of child obesity – yet the charge will hit the poorest families hardest.

Read more: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/2011/05/13/tories-blasted-for-charging-kids-to-use-public-playground-115875-23126656/#ixzz1MGxzFWYF

Sign the petition against the charges here: http://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/committ/mgePetitionlistDisplay.aspx

Author: Wandsworth Labour

News and opinion from Wandworth Labour councillors

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