Thursday, 29 August 2019

Wellingborough Park & Playgrounds

As a parent I have spent many, many hours in parks and playgrounds in Northamptonshire. Some are regular haunts others not so often. To help you here is a list of all the parks and playgrounds in Wellingborough I have visited or heard about. I've tried to give a little information about each and parking information if known.

 This guide is just for Wellingborough. If you are looking for Northampton click HERE 

Wellingborough Parks & Playgrounds 

Stanwick Lakes, Wellingborough, NN9 6GY Huge play area, walks and lakes. The main play area is massive and the walk each way has some play equipment to keep the kids amused. Toilets, cafĂ©, bike hire. Parking charges vary depending on time of year. Winter is £2.60 and peak summer £5.60. 

Embankment Splashpark, Wellingborough, NN8 1LD 
As the name suggests this is a splashpark. Only open in the warmer months usually Easter to October half term. This is FREE entry and parking. Usually an ice cream van or food kiosk open but not guaranteed. Toilet's are available. 

London Road/Daniel's Road Play area
Small play area not far from the splashpark.

Bassford's Recreation Ground, Raunds, Wellingborough, NN9 6EY 
This is adjacent to Raunds Town Cricket Club. Gym and play equipment so suitable for all ages. Large playing field. 

Amos Lawrence playing field, Raunds, Wellingborough
Large playing field and skate park. 

Webb Road Play area, Raunds, Wellingborough
New equipment was installed July 2016 and creation of a dog park. 

Saddlers Play area, Raunds, Wellingborough 
Smaller park aimed at children under 8. Dog exclusion zone. 

Croyland Park, Wellingborough, NN8 2EN 
Large green space, play equipment and small car park 

Saxon Hall Play area, Raunds, Wellingborough 
Had equipment especially for under 5's. Dog exclusion zone 


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