Playground repainting scrapped

Plans to redecorate a Cirencester playground after complaints were made about it being "too bright" have been scrapped.

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Row over brightly coloured playground

Parents say they're frustrated that a new children's playground has been fenced off for nearly a year because it's the wrong size and colour. Some residents in Cirencester complained that the swings and slides are too bright and "out of keeping" in the neighbourhood.

Cotswold District Council told us it has now given the go-ahead to change the lay-out of the play area and to re-paint it. Jane Solomons reports.

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