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Stockport Parks & Playgrounds

There are so many great parks and playgrounds of varying sizes in and around Stockport.

The Stockport Council website has a comprehensive guide to Stockport parks which can be found at:

Listed below are some Mumbler favourites a little further afield!


Heaton Park

Middleton Road, Higher Blackley, M25 2SW

There is a charge for car parking between 10 am and 5pm on weekends, bank holidays and school holidays.

Opening Times: Open 8am til dusk every day.

Click here for the website.

Lyme Park

Disley, Stockport SK12 2NR

Tel: 01663 762 023

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The Carrs Park

Cliff Rd, Wilmslow, SK9 4AA

This is a lovely park which offers a circular walk of about a mile. There’s a good-sized, children’s play area, multi-use football area, basketball practice hoop as well as a large open grassland and a picnic area.

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Wythenshawe Park

Wythenshawe Road, Manchester M23 0AB

Beautiful park set in 109 hectares of open parkland, with historic and ornamental woodlands, herbaceous borders, formal bedding, open grassland and beautiful wildflower meadows.

The park has three Grade II Listed Buildings located within the park: North Lodge, the Statue of Oliver Cromwell and Wythenshawe Hall.

There’s a mixed age children’s play area and the Courtyard Café (open weekends only October to March and 7 days a week from April to the end of September).

The park is also home to Wythenshawe Community Farm as well as tennis courts, football pitches, bowls and an athletics track! Plenty of parking on site, too!

Click here for the website.