Whitworth Park is a well-used and welcoming park suitable for a very wide range of people, and across the seasons. There's a light and intelligent touch to the signage - the dog signs in particular, and it is made easy to contribute to upkeep with the subtle donation poles (quite appealing for young children) There's play equipment for tinies to... 更多
I come here on my mobility scooter and it's an absolute joy. There is always something going on ... either football, crouquet, or just generally watching people having fun. It's lovely that the Steam Train runs from the bottom of the park too ...
We stayed at whitworth lodge which is situated in the park. It was a beautiful location and fabulous to wake on a morning and look out across the lovely park. To make our stay perfect Father Christmas came to visit on a horse drawn carriage.
Visited here twice this week and it was obviously more quiet mid week but still not too busy on a Sunday afternoon as there is plenty of space and lots of benches to sit on. The park runs alongside a main road although it is still fairly peaceful. There is room to play football, a couple of play parks for... 更多
Great for kids, grandparents and dogs. From the playground to the many seats was a good place for a family picnic and not many people and the cafe w as friendly.
we drove around the park a few times during our carriage ride (highly recommended) and was interesting to hear how this park has been restored to a fantastic public amenity since it fell into disuse after the war. It has peaceful areas and specific activity areas (croquet, skate-boarding, duck-feeding) and I found it to be delightful. You would be lucky... 更多