Cowan Park: your park, your priorities

Closed 21 Jul 2019

Opened 17 Jun 2019

Results Updated 7 Nov 2019

This survey was open to anyone living in or visiting East Renfrewshire.

These results are prioritising upgrades to different elements of Cowan Park, Barrhead, in order to make it an attractive destination for everyone.

The Council asked for some basic personal information so that it knew who gave their views and whether they needed to target certain groups of people to ensure more representative findings.

There were 1,001 responses.

Age Group

Number of responses

% of Responses

Under 16

18

1.8%

16-24

46

4.6%

25-34

187

18.7%

35-44

271

27.1%

45-54

248

24.8%

55-64

166

16.6%

65-74

52

5.2%

75+

7

0.7%

Prefer not to say

6

0.6%

Total

1001

 

 

Postcode

Number of Responses

% of Responses

G44

5

0.5%

G46

26

2.6%

G53

35

3.5%

G76

14

1.4%

G77

26

2.6%

G78

820

81.9%

PA2

27

2.7%

Other

39

3.9%

Prefer not to say

9

0.9%

Total

1001

 

 

Frequency

Number of Responses

% of Responses

Every day

135

13.5%

Every week

456

45.6%

Every month

195

19.5%

A couple of times per year

163

16.3%

Less than that or never

36

3.6%

Don't know

16

1.6%

Total

1001

 

 

Main Use

Number of Responses

% of Responses

Dog walking

201

20.1%

Exercising

169

16.9%

Meeting people

22

2.2%

Playing

13

1.3%

Taking children to play

347

34.7%

Watching or coaching sports

183

18.3%

Other

52

5.2%

Not Answered

14

1.4%

 Total

1001

 

The results for all questions about the park are covered in the attached two page summary. 

Questions or information about ongoing work to respond to these results can be directed to listening@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

Files:

Overview

This survey can be provided to you in other languages and can be provided in alternative formats such as large print or braille.

For further information, please contact Customer First on 0141 577 3001 or email customerservices@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

 

The Council is working in partnership with community stakeholders to plan the future of Cowan Park.  We are seeking your views to help us shape an investment action plan that will see upgrades to the facilities and amenities in the park.  We would like your opinions to help us prioritise investments that will make the biggest impact for the community.

What Happens Next

The results from this survey will be used to inform an investment plan for Cowan Park.  The Council will begin making improvements within the coming months.

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Anyone from any background

Interests

  • Parks and Greenspaces