Help save Pioneer skate park

There’s nothing like short notice when it comes to petitioning a legendary skate spot but it seems that Pioneer skate park is the latest historical UK skateboarding mecca is under fire today and needs your help:

“The land that Pioneer Skate Park sits on will be sold off this year by HCC, with no, as yet, guarantees in place of them building another indoor skate facility. If you have a few minutes please copy and paste the questionnaire below and send to: to make your views known. It has to be sent by 5pm today.


Land at Harpenden Road (Former Ariston Works site), St.Albans




– Do you support the general principle of redevelopment on this site?

– Do you support the proposals for residential development, open space and community use on this site, as shown at the exhibition today?

– If you support the proposals what do you like about them?

– If there are any elements of the proposed scheme that you do not support, please provide details below.

– Do you have any ideas which could improve the proposals before the application is submitted?

– Have you found the exhibition useful?

– Additional response.