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Autumnal walk

Autumnal walk around this peaceful park, leaves falling but still some wonderful colours on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Derby, United Kingdom
Brilliant park

It has a brilliant park and has some really good events held here. Lovely place to take kids and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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“play bowls”(2 reviews)
Manners Road, Ilkeston DE7 8AT, England
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Reviewed 7 October 2014

(Last reviewed in May when it was put under the listing of Victoria Park Leisure Centre) Victoria Park is the oldest park in Erewash. It was gifted to the people of Ilkeston by the Duke of Rutland in 1896 with the stipulation that it should...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Autumnal walk around this peaceful park, leaves falling but still some wonderful colours on the trees, stopped at the small area dedicated to up-coming Armistice day.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has a brilliant park and has some really good events held here. Lovely place to take kids and have a picnic on a nice day

Thank kaleymitchell2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning in all seasons. Justifiable winner of Best Heritage Park Award plus Green Flag. Steeped in history and proudly looked after by EBC, Friends and our own Warden. Perfect town centre spot to unwind and pause for breath, enjoy a picnic with the family or...More

Thank GillT195
Reviewed 8 September 2018

What a lovely little park it is, a green oasis in town. The grounds people do wonderful job keeping it looking very pretty, and I told them so.

Thank jackiewatts1
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful park, renovated bandstand, kids park, gorgeous flowers, clean n tidy. A little coffee shop but unfortunately this was closed when we arrived. Definitely recommend

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Seesaws, swings, climbing frames and trim trail. Nice park. Pity toilets were closed bank holiday Monday

Thank bwanajg
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A very good old park with many flowers very well looked after thanks to the council with a bowling green and cafe children’s playground band stand.

Thank andrew300baker
Reviewed 6 August 2018

a beautiful ,well kept park in the centre of Ilkeston.the flower displays are wonderful and the park is very well maintained throughout the year.it has a playground for the little ones and this is gated for safety.it comes alive in the summer for 'summer sounds'...More

Thank shaz48
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Well worth a visit fantastic flower beds & great kids play ground plenty of seats to sit & relax or walk your dog & let the kids run around plus events

Thank shelton702
Reviewed 16 June 2018

My friend, Linda, was taking care of her grandson's, calli, age 4/5 and Indi maybe 7. Calli was not well, Indi's aa batteries had died in his X Box, which I replaced as he was having a "issi" fit!!!! Plus the dog, Cassie, which i...More

1  Thank josephine m
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