Queens Park Warden Safe!

March 4, 2010 12:00 AM

Councillor Peter RushRecent speculation has led to claims that Queens Park in Heywood is to lose its park warden. However Rochdale Council are pleased to announce that these stories are completely untrue.

Queen's Park in Heywood has undergone massive regeneration over recent years and is now widely recognised as one of the most beautiful parks in the Borough.

Councillor Pauline Maguire, Portfolio Holder for Environment and Sustainability said,

"Despite the recent scaremongering, Queen's Park is not losing its warden. The current warden will be retiring soon, however he is going to be replaced and a new full-time warden will take over from him.

Rochdale Council is incredibly proud of Queen's Park and views it as one of the town's best assets and we would not to anything to jeopardise this"

Heywood North councillor, Peter Rush, added,

"I am absolutely delighted to learn that Queen's Park warden is safe, despite the recent rumours. Queen's Park is a wonderful place that everybody in the Borough should be proud of!"