Seeding Day cancelled

Owing to the spread of Covid-19, we have no option but to cancel the Wild Flower Seeding event on Saturday 4th April. We are sorry not to involve local families this year, but we have taken the Chief Medical Officer’s … read more

The viewpoint is getting a makeover

Access to the main viewpoint is currently limited as work continues to improve the landscaping and seating and make it more accessible. The work should be finished by the end of March.

Children’s playground reopens.

Alexandra Park is now the first public park which the Council has equipped specifically to allow children of all abilities to play together in one play area.   The upgrade introduces three new pieces of accessible play kit that can be used … read more

Playground update

From Monday 25th November, the children’s play area will be closed for renovation for approximately a week and a half.

Park closed to vehicles again

The park will be closed to vehicles from 19th to 21st November so that the Council can clear the autumn leaves away.

Park closed to vehicles.

The park will be closed to vehicles from the evening of Friday 1st November to the morning of Sunday November 3rd. This is to ensure safety for those coming to watch the firework display at the Rec (7pm) from the … read more

Save the date!

Next year’s Picnic in the Park is on Sunday 5th July.

Come and meet the Friends.

We are holding our annual open AGM on Wednesday 3rd July in the Bowls Club bar at 7pm. It’s an informal event, and everyone is welcome to join us for a drink and hear about what we do.

Picnic in the Park

will take place this year on Sunday 7th July. See the Events tab for details.

Parking restrictions in the park.

From 24th April 2019, parking restrictions will be in force in Alexandra Park from Monday to Saturday between the hours of 9am to 3pm. The first hour is free, but you must register with MiPermit and activate a digital stay … read more