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Wicksteed Playgrounds
Wicksteed is the UK's No. 1 in sports and play equipment.

Address
Digby Street, Kettering, NN16 8YJ, UK

Telephone
+44 (0)1536 517 028
(Please mention leisure-kit.net)

Fax
+44 (0)1536 410 633

Website
www.wicksteed.co.uk/
Wicksteed Playgrounds news

31 Oct 2012
Wicksteed’s freestyle Fitness Zone

Wicksteed Playscapes has launched its Fitness Legacy Zone with its first installation in the UK.
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  Wicksteed’s freestyle Fitness Zone
11 Oct 2011
New Clown Coaster for Wicksteed Park

A new £150,000 Clown Coaster will be the star attraction at Wicksteed Park, near Kettering, when it opens for the first time during late October.
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  New Clown Coaster for Wicksteed Park

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