Skates on for Newtongrange funding

PLANS for a skatepark in Newtongrange have reached a pivotal moment.

The dream of introducing a facility in Welfare Park could become reality next June if an application for match funding is successful.

A magnificent community effort has raised £46,000 in nine months and the push to raise the crucial second phase of funding has now begun.

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