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image for Children's Playground item typeHanley Park Sensory Play Area at Hanley Park

Children's Playground, free entry

Hanley Park

Hanley Park

Address

Cleveland Road,
City Centre,
Stoke-on-Trent,
Staffordshire,
ST1 4DX

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 9 Jan - Mon 18 Dec Closer to Home Health Walk - Hanley Park
Wed 4 Jan - Wed 20 Dec Closer to Home Health Walk - Joiners Square
Sat 7 Jan - Sat 30 Dec Hanley Parkrun
Wed 11 Jan - Wed 20 Dec Staffordshire University's Midweek Mile

Details

The popular sensory play area includes a range of play equipment that will stimulate a child's senses. The first fully accessible play area of its type in the City, assists able-bodied children and children with disabilities to play without limitation.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsPicnic sitePublic toilets

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Amenities at the park include: all weather, floodlit sport court; cricket wickets; bandstand; bowling green; fishing; lake and fountains. This park has been improved through the Greening for Growth programme with the support of Advantage West Midlands and the European Regional Development Fund. The Greening for Growth programme of environmental improvements was launched in 2003 and is the largest environmental regeneration programme in the West Midlands. Greening for Growth aims to create Well used and maintained landmark parks that offer more leisure opportunities and attract visitors to the area. A North Staffordshire network of safe, attractive off-road routes for pedestrians and cyclists. Canals, rivers and disused railways will link green spaces with homes, work places and leisure facilities, 28km of greenways will be created or upgraded. A landscape to be proud of where major transport routes and developments are set in interesting, high quality landscapes.

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open from 8:00am until dusk.

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SJ 881467  Lat: 53.01745 Long: -2.17882

Hanley Park is in Shelton, Stoke-on-Trent, within walking distance of Stoke-on-Trent mainline railway station. Pedestrian access is off the boundaries of the park - College Road, Avenue Road, Ridgway Road and The Parkway. The park can also be reached on the Caldon Canal, which runs through the park, and joins the Trent & Mersey Canal at Etruria Locks. Car parks are located off The Parkway and off Avenue Road.

Bus services 23, 23A every 10 minutes.
25 every 10 minutes.
24, 24A every 30 minutes.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Stoke-on-Trent station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Amenities at the park include: all weather, floodlit sport court; cricket wickets; bandstand; bowling green; fishing; lake and fountains. This park has been improved through the Greening for Growth programme with the support of Advantage West Midlands and the European Regional Development Fund. The Greening for Growth programme of environmental improvements was launched in 2003 and is the largest environmental regeneration programme in the West Midlands. Greening for Growth aims to create Well used and maintained landmark parks that offer more leisure opportunities and attract visitors to the area. A North Staffordshire network of safe, attractive off-road routes for pedestrians and cyclists. Canals, rivers and disused railways will link green spaces with homes, work places and leisure facilities, 28km of greenways will be created or upgraded. A landscape to be proud of where major transport routes and developments are set in interesting, high quality landscapes.