Play areas - Play area locations

Bassetlaw District Council are responsible for 37 playgrounds in Bassetlaw. These are mainly in Retford and Worksop, but there are other playgrounds across the District. In the rural areas there are other play sites provided by Parish Councils and voluntary bodies. 

We have produced a table giving details of where our play park locations in Bassetlaw are, the age range that the equipment is intended to be used by and any special facilities that site may have. 


Location Name of Site Postcode Equipment for 3-8 years Equipment for 9-16 years Multi Use Games Area Other Facilities
Blyth Sherwood Crescent

S81 8ED


Bircotes and Harworth Amanda Road DN11 8HL Yes      
  Snipe Park DN11 8DJ Yes Yes    
  Tommy Simpson Rec. Ground DN11 8QJ Yes Yes Yes  

Beckett Avenue

S81 9LJ Yes Yes Yes  
  Limetree Avenue S81 9JH Yes      
  Pembroke Road S81 9DW Yes      
Clarborough Broad Gores DN22 9JS       Ball court
Holbeck High Holbeck S80 3NG Yes      
Langold Park Langold Lake S81 9NW Yes Yes   Water Play Facility, Kiosk and Toilets
  Old Sidings S81 9QW       Skateboard Park and Cafés
Mattersey Thorpe Winston Green

DN10 5EP


Norton   NG20 9JZ Yes      
Oldcotes Elmsmere Drive S81 8HZ Yes      

Goosemoor Lane

DN22 7JA Yes Yes Yes  
  Hallcroft DN22 7LP Yes Yes Yes  
  Kings' Park DN22 6DF Yes Yes Yes Water Play Facility, Skateboard Park, Kiosk and Toilets
  Leverton Road DN22 6QD Yes Yes Yes  
  Strawberry Road DN22 7EP Yes     Wheel Skating, BMX area
  The Oval DN22 7SD Yes Yes Yes  
Rhodesia Mary Street S80 3JD Yes Yes    
Shireoaks York Place S81 8PA Yes      

Ashvale Road

NG22 0NH Yes Yes Yes  
  Linden Avenue NG22 0JR Yes      
Worksop Farr Park, Westgate S80 1LW Yes Yes Yes  
  Gateford Park (Raymoth Lane) S81 7LT Yes Yes Yes  
  Gladstone Street S80 1SF Yes Yes Yes  
  Keswick Road S81 7PR Yes      
  Manton Villas S80 2QL Yes Yes    
  Meadow Lea S80 3QJ Yes      
  Oakwood Mews S80 3PF   Yes Yes  
  Prospect Park S81 0SY Yes Yes Yes  
  Rainbow Park, Shrewsbury Road S80 2TU Yes Yes Yes BMX track
  St Augustine's S81 0DL Yes  Yes Yes  
  The Canch S80 2BU Yes Yes Yes Skateboard Park, Adidas Sport Zone, Water Play and Toilets
  Valley Road S81 7EE Yes      
  Wensleydale S81 0XG Yes      






Last Updated on Wednesday, May 8, 2024