Parks, trees and our green environment

Something for everyone in parks

Have you visited these wonderful parks yet? 

The following parks offer something for all ages – from skate parks to formal garden; astro turf sports pitches to ponds. On the next sunny day, why not enjoy a picnic at your nearest park – get active or sit back and watch the world go by. 

There are also 11 amazing open spaces in the Braintree district

Great Notley Country Park

100  acres off the A131 at Gt Notley south of Braintree
Floodlit outdoor sports facilities for hire - Football, Tennis, Basketball & 5 a-side
Cycle Paths - linked with the Flitch Way for 15 miles of safe cycling Cycle Hire
Open from 7.30am - 10.00pm or dusk whichever comes sooner.

Weavers Park Bocking End, Braintree

Skateboard Park
Cycle path & Footpaths
Lawn areas & Woodland
Site hire for Outdoor Events
Open at all times

Braintree & Bocking Public Gardens The Causeway, Braintree

5 acres of formal public gardens
Rose & Shrub Beds
Children's Play Area
Tennis courts
Bandstand Concerts
Open from 9.00am until Dusk each day apart from Christmas Day

Maldon Road Park Maldon Road, Witham

Children's Play Area
Flower Beds, Trees & Lawn areas
Open at all times
Silver End Memorial Gardens Off Broadway, Silver End
Children's Play Area
Football area
Flower Beds, Trees & Lawn areas
Japanese Water Garden & Heather Mound
Open from 9.00am to 8.00pm each day

Halstead Public Gardens Trinity Street, Halstead

Children's Swings
Flower Beds, Trees & Lawn areas
Site hire for Outdoor Events
Open from 7.30am to 7.00pm each day