The Multi Use Games Area was formally opened on Tuesday 20 September with the ribbon being cut by Ipswich Town players followed by a training session with them for students of the school.
The new £250,000 floodlit facility being provided by us as part of the new Summers Park housing development in Lawford.
The MUGA is provided for both community as well as school use. It is marked out for a wide variety of sports including Tennis, netball, football, hockey and handball. Booking is via Manningtree High School.
The facility is part of a series of community benefits that were negotiated and achieved by positive collaboration between the community stakeholders including Tendring District Council, Lawford Parish Council and the School.