Model new desk tennis tables have been put in subsequent to Watford Central Library as a part of enhancements to the city centre.
Mayor of Watford Peter Taylor posted an image of the brand new tables – which have been put in by the borough council – on Fb on Wednesday, sparking a optimistic response from residents within the city.
Underneath present lockdown guidelines, outside sports activities services are allowed to open while folks may participate in formally organised outside sports activities.
Folks desirous to take pleasure in a sport on the new desk tennis tables within the city must convey their very own bats and balls for now, though Mr Taylor mentioned they are going to turn out to be out there close to the library quickly.
He wrote in a Fb put up: “We’ve put in new desk tennis tables close to Watford Central Library as a part of our ongoing enhancements to the city centre.
“Extra modifications are deliberate to this space to make it a extra nice space for folks to take pleasure in.”
Recently the council said it was receiving £85,636 of the government’s Welcome Back Fund and Mr Taylor mentioned the cash will fund outside leisure, outside desk tennis tables and extra planters.
He mentioned earlier this month: “This funding will assist a variety of measures we have already got deliberate together with a implausible summer season of leisure, free outside desk tennis tables, much more planters to make the Excessive Road vibrant and full of life in addition to Covid-19 security measures so folks can really feel assured about their go to. Our message for this summer season is ‘Welcome again Watford’.”