When a young boy was recently knocked over while playing on a road in Kendal, his friends decided it was time they needed somewhere else to hang-out.
Their first choice was the local park, but it's seen better days.
The youngsters drew up plans for a new play area, and are now lobbying the council to pay for it.
Fiona Marley Paterson has more:
More top news
Emma brings you Sunday's forecast for the Border region
We spoke to the various political party candidates, all vying for the west Cumbrian seat.
Fiona Mills, who was the UKIP candidate in Carlisle during the general election says she's "delighted'.