Briefing: House of Commons DCLG Committee report on Public Parks

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
March 20, 2017
Carol Grant LGiU associate
Issues Covered
  • challenges
  • competing demands
  • financial pressures
  • measuring the value
  • why parks matter
Children's services and education, Culture and sport, Health, public health, adult social care, Housing and Planning, Welfare and Equalities, Wellbeing and Fun
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More than half of the UK population uses parks on a regular basis. The CLG select committee’s report into parks asks why do they matter, what challenges do they face and how can a sustainable future be secured?

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