Parks

Title: Allandale Recreation Ground
Location: Entrance either from Allandale Road or Friars Way TN2 3TY
Overview: This local recreation ground is a peaceful, enclosed green space with a children’s play area and hard surface area for basketball or football.  Mainly serves the Sherwood Area.
Opening Times: N/A
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas 
Facilities: approx 35 minute walk from town centre, accessible via public transport
Parent Toddler walks
Title: Parent And Toddler Walks – Dunorlan Park
Location: Dunorlan Park, TN2 3QA
Overview: Parent and Toddler Walks are part of the Weald Forest Landscape Partnership Scheme, which is a £3.3 million programme of activity, supported by The Heritage Lottery Fund, to enrich the areas natural and cultural heritage.

Short buggy friendly walk around a beautiful park with an ornamental lake and restored gardens and buildings.

Opening Times: All Year
Website address: www.khwp.org.uk/recreation/wealdforestridgeparenttoddlerwalks/parent-toddler-walks
Facilities: Downloadable map and activities available via the website link
Title: Calverley Grounds
Location: Mount Pleasant Road, TN1 1QY
Overview: Located in the centre of Tunbridge Wells, Calverley Grounds has stunning grassy lawns and beautiful gardens with a welcoming cafe! A number of outdoor family events also held during certain times of the year. 
Opening Times: Monday to Friday: 7:30am to dusk
Saturday and Sunday: 9am to dusk
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas/calverley-grounds
Facilities: Cafe, toilets, disabled toilets, two nearby pay car parks – Crescent Road and the Great Hall Arcade (note nearest children’s play park is Grove park)
Title: Dunorlan Park
Location: Pembury Road, TN2 3QD
Overview: Dunorlan is one of the finest parks in Tunbridge Wells. A beautiful, large park with plenty of open grassy spaces, boating lake, marshy areas, wildlife, a natural play area including slide, swing, climbing dragon and other play equipment. Also features Chalybeate Spring, Grecian Temple, water garden and other remarkable attractions. 
A number of outdoor family events also held during certain times of the year, please see website for information. 
Opening Times: 7:30am to dusk
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas/dunorlan-park
Facilities: Free parking, disabled parking, disabled access, cafe, toilets, disabled toilet.
Title: Fordcombe Park
Location: The Green, Fordcombe, Kent, TN3 0RD
Overview: Lovely enclosed play area in the centre of the village next to the cricket green. Suitable for mixed ages, with swings, slides, zip wire and climbing frame.
Opening Times: Varies
Website address: www.fordcombevillage.co.uk
Facilities: On street car parking nearby
Title: Grosvenor Recreation Ground
Location: Auckland Road, TN1 2HU
Overview: Toddler & junior play area, basketball/football court, small lake and children’s cycle track – linked to Hilbert Recreation Ground
Opening Times: Monday to Friday: 7:30am to dusk
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am to dusk 
Website address: www.fogh.org.uk Friends of Grosvenor and Hilbert Park, founded in 2011 for general park news
www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas/grosvenor-and-hilbert-recreation-ground
Facilities: Coffee Kiosk – Panini on the park www.paninionthepark.co.uk, toilets, disabled toilet, 10 minute walk from town centre, accessible via public transport
Title: Hawkenbury Recreational Ground
Location: Hawkenbury Road, TN2 5AP – Access via Hawkenbury Road or Dorset Road
Overview: Large park with great family and sport facilities. 
Opening Times: N/A
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas/hawkenbury-recreation-ground
Facilities: Children’s play area, tennis courts, astroturf, grass football ptiches, cricket pitch, toilets, small free car park
Title: Pennington Park
Location: Pennington Road, Southborough, TN4 0SJ
Overview: Great playground for mixed ages – area for the younger ones with slides, swings and sandpit – Adventure playground with zip wire, climbing frames, swings and climbing net for over 8s.

Picnic Area, tennis courts & crazy golf also available.

Opening Times: 8:00am to sunset
Website address: www.southboroughtc.kentparishes.gov.uk
Facilities: Free Car Parking
Poppys Pantry opposite the park entrance selling coffees, teas, cake & more!
Title: Southwood Road Park & Recreation Ground, Rusthall
Location: Southwood Road, Rusthall, TN4
Overview: Great adventure playground for mixed ages – including zip wire, climbing frames and a sand pit!, a BMX track, mini-skate park, two full-sized football pitches and one mini football pitch
Opening Times: N/A
Website address: N/A
Facilities: Free Car Parking
Title: St John’s Recreation Ground
Location: Beltring Road, TN4 9UA
Overview: Historic park with excellent family facilities. Including large children’s play area with sandpit!
Opening Times: Monday to Friday: 7:30am to dusk
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00am to dusk 
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas/st-johns-recreation-ground
Facilities: Extended play area, multi ball games area, bowls green, tennis court, meadow land, toilets, disabled toilets, near to public transport
Title: The Grove
Location: Sutherland Road, TN1 1SE
Overview: One of the town’s most attractive and tranquil green spaces, the Grove lies at the centre of the Mount Sion ‘village’ area, off the High Street, and features an excellent children’s play area.
Opening Times: N/A
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas
Facilities: Childrens play area – including swings, roundabout, climbing frame, slide and see saw. Open green space, benches, nearby pub

Title: Showfields Infant Play Area
Location: Showfields Road TN2 5PL
Overview: Play area for infants near local library
Opening Times: N/A
Website address: www.tunbridgewells.gov.uk/residents/parks-and-play-areas
Facilities: approx 25 minute walk from town centre
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