Nine year-old’s joy as accessible swing means he can play in local park – ITV News

Credit: Family photo/ Muscular Dystrophy UK

 
A nine year old from Sunderland has been able to play at his local park again thanks to an accessible swing and roundabout being built.

WiIl has Duchenne muscular dystrophy and has been unable to use the equipment in the park next to Hylton Castle over the last few years as his condition deteriorated.

His auntie Angela Turnbull has been working with Sunderland Council over the last year, to get the swing so her nephew could enjoy playing in his local park again.

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