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Preston Street Playground Project

Project: University Awarded Project Funding

AcronymPLOPS
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date16/02/1520/02/15
Period16/02/1520/02/15

Description

Playground design upgrading and landscapting project. Funded from Innovative Learning Week funds, ESALA funds, and external funds, from Preston Street Primary school and other external donors

Layman's description

Innovative Learning week involvement with upgrading and design playground for local Edinburgh school, Preston Street Primary involving an interdisciplinary team of orgnisers and student volunteers

Key findings

School Pupils parents, Edinburgh education dept and other Edinburgh schools encouraged by project and have gone on to set up playground development group as a result of developments at Preston Street Primary schools. Also good form of engagement for University students with local community.