27 Jan '14, 2am

I wrote about old #playgrounds in #Singapore sometime back but figured it was time for a rehash #lifestyle pls

I wrote about old #playgrounds in #Singapore sometime back but figured it was time for a rehash #lifestyle pls

When we recite the national pledge, we speak the words, ‘regardless of race, language or religion'. For a child who grew up in the 70s to the 90s, there was no truer place where these virtues were put into practice than at the neighbourhood playground. Source: remembersingapore.wordpress.com While not a common sight these days, the old playgrounds were community builders as much as they were for fun. Children climbed up structures and invented new, impromptu games while parents sat nearby, mingling with other adults. Having a big playground stocked with things to do was the highlight of moving to a new estate and for a child back then, a real treat. These playgrounds came in all sorts of shapes and sizes and can be attributed to Mr Khor Ean Ghee, a Housing & Development Board (HDB) staff who was given the seemingly impossible task of designing these playgrounds in the earl...

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