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Northampton Parks & Playgrounds

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Via Northampton Borough Council, St. Giles Square, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1DE
Telephone number:
0300 330 7000
Mobile number:
N/A
Service description:
There are 170 parks in the Northampton area, and 54 of those have playgrounds. Abington Park and Becket’s Park are the most notable.

Abington Park is a 117-acre Victorian park built on the archaeological remains of a medieval village. It’s rolling grassy areas are home to 352 species of trees, a 13th century church, and a museum. The park also boasts sports facilities, flower displays, lakes, a sensory garden, toilet facilities, an aviary, a fitness trail, a bandstand, a cafe, and a modern playground.

Becket's Park is a traditional 20-acre park, built along the bank of the River Nene in the 18th century. It features tree-lined walks, a modern 80-berth marina, grassland, a playground, and sports facilities (including tennis courts and bowling green). Please note: there are no toilets at Becket's Park.

Please visit the website for more information about parks and playgrounds in Northampton.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
N/A
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
N/A
Additional information:
N/A
Eligibility criteria:
  • None (No Eligibility Criteria)
Referral route:
  • None (No Referral Route)
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