Parks & Open Spaces

Discover Broxtowe’s parks and open spaces

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With 51% of the green space in Broxtowe designated Local Nature Reserve and 37 play areas, recreation ground and open spaces across the Borough, there is outdoor space for everyone to enjoy.

Please note: Fires are not permitted on any of our parks and open spaces throughout the Borough.


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Parks Near Me

Find out what parks, open spaces and play areas are near you and what facilities are on offer at each.

Use of Parks 

For any kind of event whether it’s a fun day or sports day event you are required to fill out our Use of Parks form – please follow the link  below and a member of the environment team will be in touch. 

                                          Use of Parks form


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Sports Facilities

There are a range of sports facilities across our parks, including cricket, football, tennis and bowls. Find out more about booking and fees on our Sports Facilities page.



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A wide range of Council organised and community events take place in our parks and open spaces. Find out more about what’s happening near you by visiting our events calendar or sign up to our What’s On email bulletins at



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The easiest way to stay up to date about the latest parks and open spaces news is by signing up to our monthly Parks and Open Spaces mailing list at



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Filming in Parks and Open Spaces

Broxtowe’s parks, open spaces, local nature reserves and cemeteries all offer fantastic locations for filming. Find out how to request permission to film on our Filming In Parks and Open Spaces page.  


Parks and Environment
tel: 0115 917 7777