Parks And Play Areas

Bridgford Park
Location: Central Avenue, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6AT.

Bridgford Park is a beautiful Victorian park set within the leafy suburb of West Bridgford. The park is home to Bridgford Hall which is the base for Rushcliffe Registry Office.

Facilities at the park include a fitness trail, tree trail, junior and teenage play areas, a catering outlet and modern toilets (£0.20p charge). Tennis courts are available to hire – £5.00 per court hour for adult games and £2.50 per hour for junior games. No booking is required – pay the attendant on court. An annual season ticket is available for £50.00 which allows unlimited games (subject to court availability) To purchase please telephone 0115 9148553.

The Croquet Lawn at the front of the park is available for hire.

The park has public toilets – 20p charge


Bridgford Park Play Facilities
Bridgford Park Play Facilities


The junior play area at Bridgford Park, designed for children up to 11 years old, underwent a complete makeover in summer 2011 and is hugely popular. The sand factory, cradle swing and spectacular Amazon multi-play unit are real crowd pullers.

Storytelling Area
In Autumn 2013 a brand new outdoor storytelling area will be installed, in partnership with the Friends of Bridgford Park. Make your mark on the park by joining us at a free carving workshop on either Saturday 24 August or Saturday 7 September. Sessions take place 10am – 1pm on a drop-in basis next to the play area. The workshops are suitable for ages 9 and over. No specialist skills or equipment is required. For more details telephone 0115 9148517



West Park
Location: Loughborough Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 7JE.

West Park Sports Pavilion map

Contained within the open space that is West Park are five tennis courts (four mini tennis red and one full size court), two pavilions (the Sir Julien Cahn pavilion and a recently-constructed sports pavilion), and a grassed sports field which is used for cricket in the summer time and mini-football in the winter.

The tennis courts do not need to be pre-booked and payment should be made at the park rangers office within the park.



Alford Road sports pitch
Location: Alford Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG12 4AU.

Alford Road map

Alford road is a large flat grassed area of parkland which is used as both a recreational open space and sports venue. There are 3 adult and 2 junior sized football pitches and 1 rugby pitch which are available for hire. The site also has a changing and toilet facility (but no showers).

There is a large children s play area which will be re-furbished in 2012 and a teen-shelter and basketball ball court.

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Gresham Sports Park and Pavilion
Gresham Sports Park is situated off Wilford Lane, West Brdgford opposite the entrance to the new Emmanuel School. The facilities at Gresham Sports Park include a state of the art 3G floodlit football pitch and six full-sized and one mini grass football pitches. In addition to the high quality changing facilities and extensive car parking, the sports pavilion has a very attractive room for socialising that can be hired for anything from meetings, to training sessions to children’s birthday parties. The room measures 15 x 10 metres and can accommodate 50 people.

Address and map
Gresham Park Road (off Wilford Lane), West Bridgford, NG2 7YF
Gresham sports pavilion map.
For information and booking, complete the online enquiry form or call 0115 9148 553. To look at the facility, call the facilities team on 07970 272038.



Boundary Road play area

Location: Boundary Road, West Bridgford, NG2 7DB.

Boundary Road play area was refurbished in 2009 with equipment for children aged 0-12. The focal point of the site is a large mound with stepping stones, boulders and a climbing wall. There’s also a Gyrospiral seesaw, Speed Gyro roundabout, springers, a cable way and pod swing.

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Lady Bay

There is a well equipped safe children’s play park on Holme Road. There is also a skate park at The Hook, also off Holme Road.