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Great park

A beautiful park with lively flower displays. Went to see the ray lonsdale statue of the miner... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Horden Park

Beatifull park and tearoom worth a visit from everyone. Outstanding flower displays and good... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Peterlee, United Kingdom
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“benches”(4 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Park Lane, Horden SR8 4DE, England
+44 191 518 0823
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful park with lively flower displays. Went to see the ray lonsdale statue of the miner. Amazing. He is so talented. There are benches with plaques about war. Mining and the people of horden. Worth a visit. Can definitely recommend. Horden really remember their...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018

Beatifull park and tearoom worth a visit from everyone. Outstanding flower displays and good children!s swings etc.

1  Thank eric3748
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A local man walking his dogs on the nearby Coast Path told me about the Marra statue at Horden Welfare Park, so next day I caught a bus to Horden and walked through the snow to find it and read the inscriptions on the seats....More

Thank jilltheexplorer
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Beautiful small, very well kept park, a credit to the keepers. Two play areas for the children, infants and older ones. A hidden gem.

Thank yorkieDurham
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great park very well maintained and looked after by local people. Has won many awards throughout the years and covers some great history of the local village. Follow the seats as each 1 gives you more info. Bowling green immaculate for the fitness folk no...More

1  Thank Steven N
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Nice park with a cafe, pop in for a creamed tea, and a visit to the Heritage Museum. See Marra the mining statue on your visit. Two play parks for the children.

Thank Lodgey69
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

A wonderful place to meander slowly and take in the flowers. The statue is a wonderful addition to the park and fits in perfectly with the history on the park benches. The rugby ground isn't used, but in the summer months you can gain access...More

Thank Whitecamp
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We took some of our less able bodied members on a " short walk-through the welfare park . they live locally but had never been through the park since the 60's and 70's ans were delighted to see the coffee shop and museum and seeing...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Live very close to welfare park and has been gorgeous to look at and Football field, rugby pitches, cricket pitch and bowling greens have been 2nd to none for years! Lovely for a dog walk, steady stroll or taking the kids to the park has...More

Thank Miter123
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Called to the park for a walk. This is a very well kept park and has something for all ages, play areas for the kids, nearly every bench has history of the minors and the new statue in there called Marra is excellent, and just...More

2  Thank Trackerh
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