'Should have been a new Pompey stadium': Here's how Facebook reacted to news that Portsmouth will get a new country parkÂ

Portsmouth is set to get a brand new country park the 'size of 86 football pitches' by 2020.Â

Paulsgrove Landfill Site in Portsmouth. Picture: Sarah Standing
Paulsgrove Landfill Site in Portsmouth. Picture: Sarah Standing

However the reaction to the news has been rather mixed on Facebook, ranging from people happy about the plans to others claiming it should have been a new Pompey stadium or a theme park. Read 11 of reactions here: 

Beginning next month, the scheme will offer city residents 128 acres of new, green space '“ the equivalent of 86 football pitches.

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It's anticipated it will be open to the public in 2020.