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MEADOW PARK

The Millstone Sculpture (created 2003).
The stone was found in the brook close to where there must once have been a watermill. It was used as the focal point for a piece of "Community Sculpture" designed and supervised by Xceptional Designs, who specialise in working with community groups. Nottinghamshire County Council environment officers were so impressed that they used the water splash motif when they renewed the bridge-work at the entrance to the park.

Meadow Park is almost eighteen hectares of open countryside which used to be farmed by the Kirk family. In 1995, they gave the land to the village to be a permanent leisure facility for local residents and it is now owned by Rushcliffe Borough Council. The Borough Council retains responsibility for maintaining the park boundaries and for any major work which may become necessary, but since 2009 the day to day management of the park has been in the hands of East Leake Parish Council.