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Hopwood Park, Green Flag Award

Keep Britain Tidy Green Flag AwardHopwood Park is small pocket park crammed with facilities and features you would normally only expect in a bigger park.

Address: Junction of Coronation Avenue and Manchester Road (A6045), Heywood OL10 2NB.
Opening times: 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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Facilities at Hopwood Park Hopwood Park.

Thanks to the partnership with Friends of Hopwood Park, the park now boasts:

  • Modern play area for older children with a picnic area nearby.
  • Multi-use games areas and a bowling green.
  • Pump track - for bikes and skateboards.
  • Tree House Cafe
  • Younger kids play area.
  • Wildflower meadow, floral features and a mini orchard.
  • Path around the park so you can go for a stroll round.
  • New drainage scheme which feeds into a new wildlife pond. This means the main field is now good to use for informal recreation all year round, not just in dry weather.
  • Regular events and activities in the park, especially over the summer holidays.

Friends of Hopwood Park

Friends of Hopwood Park are a superb community group.

They've worked with us in recent years to bring about great improvements to the site.

History of Hopwood Park

Hopwood Park was created over a period of time.

Edward Robert Gregge-Hopwood sold the land to us in sections between 1909 and 1928. The sale included covenants to protect the land for recreational use.


View a selection of images showcasing Hopwood Park.

Friends of Hopwood Park board. Play area at Hopwood Park. Wildflower meadow at Hopwood Park. Field at Hopwood Park.

Pump track at Hopwood Park.

Child riding at skateboard on pump track.

Boy riding a bicycle on a pump track.


​0300 303 8884

Phone: Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.30pm.
Closed for training Monday 11am-11.30am.

Environmental Management
Green Lane
Heywood OL10 2DY
(Postal address only)

Green Flag Award.

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