Bretton Park

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Bretton Park is situated in the centre of North Bretton. The park is a perfect place to have a picnic with many benches in the shade of the trees and plenty of room for family games. There are a variety of facilities such as playgrounds, a BMX Track and an outdoor gym.

This activity is good for wellbeing because

  • There is a range of activities for people to enjoy, or seating around the gardens to sit and relax
  • There is a children’s playground as well an outdoor gym
  • There ways to keep active on the skate park and BMX Track

‘Lovely and spacious. The play area is good as well.’


Bretton Park is situated in North Bretton. The adjoining woods are rich in flora, fauna and wildlife. The facilities include a large children’s play area, a BMX track, an outdoor gym, table tennis table, and football pitches, all regularly used. In addition there is the Bretton Water Park, which is open in the summer months.

The park is popular with dog walkers.

There are some public toilets but they are not always open. There are toilets and shops at Bretton Centre.

If you are interested in getting involved in helping look after Bretton Park, please contract the Friends of Bretton Park – [email protected].

  • Children’s play area
  • Outdoor gym equipment
  • Table tennis (own bat and ball needed)
  • Seats and tables
  • Football fields
  • Gardens
  • BMX Track
  • Water Park (open in summer months)

There is some free parking at the entrance off Flaxlands, which also leads to Peterborough Lions Rugby Club.

There are some activities that are run by local groups at the park that may have a weekly fee.


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