Love Parks Week 2023

Whether it’s walking the dog, picnicking with friends, or pushing our little ones on a playground swing, Love Parks Week is here to celebrate and giving people across the country the chance to shout about their wonderful green spaces.

In Blaby and Oadby and Wigston District, we have a wonderful selection of parks to explore, with children’s play parks, Outdoor Gym Equipment and Nature Reserves for all the family to enjoy.

Below you can find information and videos of your local green spaces, giving you chance to see what each park has to offer before visiting!

Blaby District Parks and Open Spaces


Countesthorpe Parks and Open Spaces

  There are two main parks situated in the lively village of Countesthorpe. The parks are both a short walk from the village centre where you can find cafe’s, a...

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Glen Parva Dorothy Avenue Playing Field

Dorothy Avenue Playing Field comprises of a large area of open space perfect for games and sports along with two play parks. There is also a brand new Multi- Use...

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Glenfield Parks and Open Spaces

There are two main parks in Glenfield which have a brilliant range of equipment, including outdoor gyms and sensory gardens. Glenfield is a bustling village close to the city of...

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Narborough Park

Narborough Park can be accessed from Desford Road, and just a couple of minutes walk across the grassy park ( which still has the shape from ridge and furrow ploughing)...

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Cosby Victory Park

Victory Park is set in the lovely south Leicestershire village of Cosby, which has plenty of local shops, cafes, pubs and restaurant. Within the park itself, their is a large...

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Kirby Muxloe Recreation Ground

Kirby Muxloe Recreational Ground is close to the centre of the village and boasts a great variety of facilities, with a large children’s play park and outdoor gym equipment. It...

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Huncote Recreation Ground

Huncote Recreational Ground is situated in the heart of the Blaby District Village of Huncote. Featuring an extensive play park and football posts, there’s plenty of space for the whole...

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Enderby Mill Lane

Enderby Mill Lane Park is situated close to the centre of Enderby Village, with plenty of local amentities including cafes, two co-op stores and an Italian restaurant. Close to the...

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Oadby and Wigston Parks and Open SpacesĀ 


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Parks and Green Spaces in Oadby & Wigston Borough

Parks and other green spaces are great for the local community as they provide an environment where people can meet, socialise, have lunch and relax. As well as helping to contribute to the improvement of the health and well-being of people in local towns. They are an ideal place to meet friends, exercise and generally better both your mental and physical well being with a walk/run/cycle.

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