No Picnic in the Park this year

Sadly, we have decided to cancel Picnic in the Park 2021. With Covid restrictions not due to be fully lifted until June 21st at the earliest and our scheduled event less than two weeks later, it was too big a … read more

Picnic in the Park 2021?

There is obviously continuing doubt about whether we will be able to hold Picnic in the Park this year. Because of the ongoing pandemic, it is looking unlikely that large gatherings of people will be permitted, but we will take … read more

Winter park locking

The park continues to be locked to vehicles from dusk to 9am on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Park to be locked at night

The park is now closed to cars from 6.30pm to 9am following problems caused by people driving into the park at night, and suspected illegal activity.

New viewpoint

The redesigned viewpoint opened in time for visitors to enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Bath bathed in the summer sunshine.

This year’s Picnic in the Park has been cancelled

It is with great sadness that we have taken the decision to cancel Picnic in the Park this year because of the ongoing problems caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. We have already pencilled in next year’s date though – Sunday … read more

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.