We hope that you are all able to use and enjoy the outdoor recreational areas within Kingsteignton safely. Whether you wish to take your children to play, have a picnic, exercise, play games or walk your dog or just sit and relax with friends. Please may we just ask that you do so safely and with respect for others by reading the following guidelines prior to use:-

For your own safety and the safety of others

To ensure you are ready to use these areas safely please read these simple instructions and plan ahead.

  1. Parents must read this guidance and ensure their families follow it carefully for the safety of their children and others.
  2. This equipment is checked regularly for damage, wear and tear, but is not sanitised or disinfected.
  3. This is shared equipment, used at your own risk.
  4. Do not use this equipment if you or any member of your household has coronavirus symptoms, or are self-isolating.
  5. Make sure you have hand sanitiser with you before entering this play area.
  6. Encourage everyone in your family to wash their hands with hand sanitiser regularly and as a minimum before and after using play areas.
  7. Encourage children to avoid touching their faces.
  8. Please still consider social distancing from others – it is still safer to keep away from others unless they are from the same household. Also, other people may be vulnerable and not wish to be close to others.
  9. Please ensure your family waits at a safe distance if the equipment is in use or return later to use the equipment.
  10. If your family is wearing disposable PPE, please take it home with you or where provided use the bins – PLEASE DO NOT LITTER.
  11. Wash your hands thoroughly when you get home.

We hope you enjoy using these recreational areas and thank you for helping to keep everyone safe by following these simple instructions above.

Oakford LawnKingsleigh Park,  Priscott Way Park and Pipistrelle Way, as well as Hackney Marshes alongside the River Teign and the green at Sandygate all provide exercise spaces within Kingsteignton. We ask you to please respect others at all times for your sake and as well as theirs. Let’s keep each other safe.