Guidance for Families using the Playground

Longparish Parish Council will be opening the playground on Saturday 4th July 2020. To ensure you are ready to use the playground safely please read these simple instructions and plan ahead for safe fun this summer:

  1. Parents must read this guidance and ensure their families follow it carefully for the safety of their children and others.
  1. This equipment is checked regularly for damage, wear and tear, but is not sanitised or disinfected.
  1. This is shared equipment, used at your own risk.
  1. Do not enter the playground if you can see that social distancing may be compromised. We recommend no more than two families use the playground area at any one time.
  1. We request that your visit to the playground is limited to 45 minutes if other families are wanting to use the playground.
  1. Do not use this equipment if you or any member of your household has coronavirus symptoms, or are self-isolating.
  1. Make sure you have hand sanitiser with you before entering this play area.
  1. Encourage everyone in your family to wash their hands with hand sanitiser regularly and as a minimum before and after using the play area.
  1. Encourage children to avoid touching their faces.
  1. You MUST follow Government Guidelines and maintain social distancing from others unless they are from the same household – current advice is to maintain at least 2m from each other unless impractical and consider wearing a face mask.
  1. Some equipment can only be used by one child at a time while social distancing. Please ensure your family waits at a safe distance if the equipment is in use or return later to use the equipment.
  1. Try to avoid busy times.
  1. 13. If your family is wearing disposable PPE, please take it home with you or dispose of in the bins provided – DO NOT LITTER.
  1. 14. Wash your hands when you get home.

We hope you enjoy using this playground and thank you for helping to keep everyone safe by following these simple instructions.