Broomburn and Shawwood Park - Results Full

Submissions

 

  • In total, 3400 (approx.) households had surveys distributed to them on Friday 2nd November, with 887 responses being returned via post to Holyrood (or Spiersbridge) as of Friday 23rd November 2018.

 

  • This gives a turnout of 26.1% (approx.).

 

Questions & Answers

 

Q1: Were you aware of East Renfrewshire Council’s recent online public consultation exercise on future options for leisure centre provision in Eastwood?

 

YES:                                       363         (40.93%)

 

NO:                                        519         (58.51%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:           5              (0.56%)

 

 

Q2a: Did you participate in East Renfrewshire Council’s recent online leisure facility consultation exercise?

 

YES:                                       246         (27.74%)

 

NO:                                       633         (71.36%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:          8              (0.90%)

 

Q2b: If you did not participate, can you tell Paul and Jackson why?

  • A variety of qualitative comments on why constituents were either unable to participate or chose not to participate.
  • Some common responses included:
    • Unaware of the consultation:       442
    • Missed deadline:                               3
    • No access to the Internet:              47
    • Lack of information:                         1
    • ‘Busy’:                                                 6
    • Work Commitments:                       2
    • Refused to partake in protest:       2
    • Forgot:                                               4
    • “Poor” IT skills:                                 3
    • On holiday/work abroad:               6
    • In hospital/health problems:         8
    • “Focus on Brexit!”:                           1
    • Etc...                                                   ____

525

 

  • A further 117 people, either aware or unaware of the Council’s consultation, neglected to give a reason for their non-participation.

 

 

Q3: East Renfrewshire Council have outlined four possible options for future leisure provision in Eastwood. Please rank the options below 1-4 in order of preference:

 

  • Retain existing Eastwood Park Leisure Centre with only essential maintenance taking place.
  • Refurbish existing Eastwood Park Leisure Centre.
  • New build Leisure Facility on current Eastwood Park site.
  • New build Leisure Facility on a different site.

 

(1st preferences)

 

RETAIN:                                               122         (13.75%)

 

REFURBISH:                                        328         (36.97%)

 

NEW BUILD EASTWOOD PARK:      377         (42.50%)

 

NEW BUILD ELSEWHERE:                 37           (4.17%)

 

No Preference Indicated:                 23           (2.59%)

                                                            

 

Q4: Broomburn Park and Shawwood Park have been listed as possible options for a new build leisure centre. Do you oppose or support the building of a new leisure complex at…

 

  • 1. Broomburn Park

 

SUPPORT:                                            34          (3.83%)

 

OPPOSE:                                              814        (91.77%)

 

DON’T KNOW:                                    25           (2.82%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:                          14           (1.58%)

 

 

  • 2. Shawwood Park.

 

SUPPORT:                                            38           (4.28%)

 

OPPOSE:                                              794        (89.52%)

 

DON’T KNOW:                                    41           (4.62%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:                          14           (1.58%)

 

 

 

Q5: If Paul and Jackson were to host a Public Meeting regarding any proposal for the building of a new leisure centre at (a) Broomburn Park and (b) Shawwood Park, would you be likely to attend?

 

  • 1. Broomburn Park.

 

YES:                                                       637         (71.82%)                             

 

NO:                                                        193         (21.76%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:                            57           (6.43%)

 

 

  • 2. Shawwood Park.

 

YES:                                                       596         (67.19%)

 

NO:                                                       219         (24.69%)

 

DID NOT RESPOND:                            72           (8.12%)