Ticket prices for Leeds Tropical World under review

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ADMISSION PRICES could be set to increase at Leeds City Council-run attraction Tropical World near Roundhay Park.

Council chiefs say Tropical World, which is currently closed for refurbishment, was Yorkshire and Humber’s third most popular paid-for attraction in 2013, with 390,000 visitors.

Entrance prices last summer were £3.40 for adults and £2.30 for children aged five to fifteen.

A council spokesman said: “Leeds City Council is undertaking a wide ranging refurbishment programme at Tropical World, which when completed, will help ensure it remains one of our city’s most popular and loved visitor attractions.

“Details on potential future admission prices, which will reflect the improved offer at Tropical World, are currently being reviewed.”

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Early Morning Light on Harold Park with Swans in the foreground

The park is named after Harold Gathorn Hardy who died in 1881 at the age of 32. Harold helped establish the family run Low Moor Ironworks.In 1899 a recreation ground was added to the park, while in the early 20th century Low Moor Gala was held raising money for local hospitals. In 1931 Horsfall playing fields were added to the park, in 2014 these became a Queen Elizabeth II Playing fields and also contains Horsfall Stadium.

Harold Park is a small urban park in Low Moor, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. The park is open all day all year round. To the immediate north of Harold Park is Horsfall Stadium home to Bradford Park Avenue A.F.C. and Albion Sports A.F.C. Park Dam is a short walking distance to the south.

The park has been given a Green Flag Award and the Platinum award from The Royal Horticultural Society Yorkshire in Bloom for open spaces.

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