With the Easter holidays coming up, it’s worth noting what great outdoor spaces we have on our doorsteps. Sometimes just trying out a new park is entertainment enough to keep the children happy – and it’s easy on the purse strings! Here are a few suggestions—now we just need to pray for good weather!
Riverside Meadows, Stourport A beautiful spot by the river Severn. Children’s play area, picnic spot, paddling pool and skate park. Nearby Playland in Stourport has a putting green, crazy golf and other amusements by the river (take your purse with you!). Enjoy a boat trip along the river with the Stourport Steamer Company - under 5’s are free.
Brinton Park, Kidderminster DY11 6QU Brinton Park is a large park with plenty of open space, plus a playground, tennis courts, skate park and paddling pool. They hold musical events in the bandstand in the summer.
St George’s Park, Kidderminster Radford Avenue. Enclosed play area and paddling pool plus a tennis courts and a five aside area.
Cookley Playing Fields DY10 2RH Recently refurbished, this park has a BMX track, a playground and football and cricket pitch. Nice location near the canal.