Eye-catching mural of children's artwork unveiled in Hillfields Village Square - The Coventry Observer

8th Aug, 2022

Eye-catching mural of children's artwork unveiled in Hillfields Village Square

Tristan Harris 15th May, 2021 Updated: 15th May, 2021

A MURAL created from artwork designed by children living in Hillfields has been officially unveiled.

The piece, which has brightened up Hillfields Village Square, incorporates the winning entries of a drawing competition.

The artwork mural was completed by the talented Melissa Smith and follows on from the painted games on the floor of the square, including hop scotch, mazes, snakes and ladders, and a bike and scooter track.

The latest transformation of the square has been made possible via funding from the Police and Crime Commissioners Safer Streets budget.

PCSO Lauren Galloway said: “It has been amazing to help to transform an area and bring Hillfields Village Square back to life – it is now an area that the families of the local area can enjoy spending their time in a fun family oriented environment.”

Support community journalism by making a contribution.

The Coventry Observer's team of journalists provide a trusted source news, sport, entertainment and events going on in your area and issues which matter to you - both via our free weekly print edition and daily updates on our website.

Every contribution, however big or small, you can make will help us continue to do that now and in the future.

Thanks for reading this and the Coventry Observer.

Are you on Facebook?

Like or follow our Facebook page - facebook.com/CovObserver to get daily news updates straight to your news feed.

Announcements

Weddings, Birthdays, Bereavements, Thank you notices, Marriages and more.

Recruitment

Find a career you'll love with our free career finder website.

Reader Travel

Check out all of the latest reader travel offers to get your hands on some free gifts.

Online Editions

Catch up on your local news by reading our e-editions on the Coventry Observer.