Unsupported browser

For a better experience please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Brighton Council's in-house team completes playgroup 'pavilion'

  • 1 Comment

[First look + plans] Work has finished on this new £650,000 playgroup building in Hollingbury Park, Brighton

The single-storey ‘pavilion’, designed by Brighton and Hove City Council’s in-house architect design team, replaces a rundown 1920s structure.

Funded by the local authority and the Sure Start Early Years Capital Grant, the ‘robust, modernist’ building has a covered, outside terrace and floor-to-ceiling windows.

Councillor Vanessa Brown, cabinet member for children and young people, said: ‘We know that the first years of a child’s life are crucial for their future development. Research shows high-quality early learning and care is important because children who attend higher-quality pre-school provision tend to do better throughout primary school, particularly in reading.

‘This modern and very light new building will help to ensure that the children who attend the playgroup here will have the best possible start in life.’

  • 1 Comment

Related files

Readers' comments (1)

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.

Related Jobs

AJ Jobs