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:
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