MORE than £60,000 will be spent improving a play area in Kendray.

The Leslie Road play area will be refurbished using £62,910 which was set aside by a housing developer to improve open spaces in the area.

The package of works include replacing the existing safety surfacing with turf and grass matting, replacing, repairing and repainting existing play equipment, replacing gates, seats, signage and the addition of a litter bin.