5. Playgrounds of peril
No weight restrictions on this rickety looking roundabout. The delighted youngsters from Christ Church School, Preston, were in a spin when councillors invited them to the official opening of a new playground at Hartington Road
6. Playgrounds of peril
Whoops! An official red tape mix-up has robbed children of their favourite playground. While Town Hall officials were congratulating themselves on providing the adventure fun park - workmen were bulldozing it flat. Diggers and cutting equipment moved in as officials sat back oblivious to what was happening - workmen had got the wrong playground. Pictured is Bob Smithson with his workers among the playground wreckage on Smiths Recreation Ground in Frenchwood
7. Playgrounds of peril
Monkey bars are up next. But were they always so high and hard to get up to?
8. Playgrounds of peril
Next up is the climbing frame - very similar to the ones we climbed up at primary school. Do they still use these?