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The Council must publish details of every invitation to tender for contracts to provide goods and/or services with a value that exceeds £5,000. Publish details of any contract, commissioned activity, purchase order, framework agreement and any other legally enforceable agreement with a value that exceeds £5,000. This must be published quarterly. To view the Council’s current contractors list please click HERE.


Penrith Town Council is seeking a qualified and reputable play company to design, supply and install an extension to the children’s play area at Fairhill Playing Field, Penrith, Cumbria.

The location of the site is Fairhill Playing Field, Salkeld Road, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8RA.

The aim is to decide on a preferred supplier and to place an order in December 2019, for an installation in the spring of 2020.

This project requires the supply and installation of new children’s play equipment including play area surfacing. An existing fenced play area enclosure can be extended to accommodate the additional play items. The existing items of play equipment, including the surfacing, are to be retained however Contractors are permitted to remove the flat swings and accompanying surfacing and relocate within their new design layout which is a preference for the Council.

The principal focus of the new play equipment is inclusivity and providing play items for the 6 to 12-year-old age group.

Interested parties to apply to:
The Services and Contracts Manager
Penrith Town Council
Unit 1, Church House
19-24 Friargate
CA11 7XR


Tender Documents for the extension to the Fairhill Play Area are available here.

Tender Deadline, 12 noon on Tuesday 17 December 2019