Parks & Open Spaces

Parks & Open Spaces

COVID - 19 UPDATE 2020. Our Parks & Open Spaces remain open to the public.

All of play areas are now open to the public.

Residents using the play areas must

  • Respect others at all times
  • Maintain social distance
  • If other children are waiting, limit time in the area
  • Regularly clean hands with sanitiser or wipes
  • Avoid touching face, eyes, nose or mouth
  • Catch coughs or sneezes with a tissue or sleeve
  • Take used wipes and tissues home
  • Do not eat or drink in the area
  • Try to use the area at quieter times
  • Clean hands when they get home


Find out more about Broxtowe's Parks and Open Spaces, where they are and what you can do in them.

Pride in Parks Broxtowe Borough Council with pictures of local woodland, landmarks, and play areas

Here in Broxtowe we are proud of our parks. With 51% of our green space being Local Nature Reserves and many play areas, recreation grounds, and open spaces throughout the Borough; we want our residents to enjoy the beautiful green space in Broxtowe.

Find out more

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Parks In My Area

Find out more about the different parks in your area. We've got a comprehensive list of all of the parks, open spaces, recreation grounds, and play areas located throughout the Borough so you can find and enjoy them to your heart's content.

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Fun Fairs

Every year there are fun fairs throughout Broxtowe. Find out more about when and where they're taking place.

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Do you fancy discovering the great outdoors with a difference? There are over 100 geocaches hidden throughout the Borough. Can you find them all?

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Outdoor Facilities

The Council provide a range of facilities at our parks and recreation grounds for people to enjoy many different sports and activities. From Skate Parks to Cricket Pitches, Tennis Courts to Football Ptiches, and Bowling Greens to Multi-Use areas; there will be somewhere in the Borough for you.

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Filming in Parks and Open Spaces

We maintain nearly 50 Parks and Recreation Grounds, as well as over 80 hectares of publicly accessible open space including 15 Local Nature Reserves, and 5 cemeteries which can be used for filming. Find out more about what you need to do if you want to film on our land.

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Pride in Parks

In March 2018, Broxtowe Borough Council approved £500,000 worth of investment in Broxtowe's parks and open spaces.  £250,000 was approved for 2018/19, with an additional £250,000 approved for 2019/20. Find out more about the projects that are benefiting from Pride in Parks.

Parks and Environment
tel: 0115 917 7777