Backhouse Park

Ryhope Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

Backhouse Park is a lovely mix of wild and groomed. Dog, people and child friendly. It is situated in the middle of a busy city, but so tranquil.

Barnes Park

Barnes Park Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear

A beautiful park my kids enjoy playing on the swings/slides all day, having a picnic near the duck pond, rabbits and squirrels runabout. Having long walks through the park and a big field to play footy, you can also play bowls and play tennis. Such a lovely family friendly park.

Herrington County Park

New Herrington, Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear

It's beautiful with lots of land great for long or short walks with or without a dog. Rocks to climb, amazing view. Kids play area. And regular entertainment events for all ages.

Leazes Park

Richardson Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

A beautiful Victorian park providing well-loved calmness in the centre of our wonderful city.

Hodgkin Park

Armstrong Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

This park is a fantastic example of Victorian splendour. There is something for everyone. There are beautiful pools and cascading waterfalls, birds singing from the tops of venerable trees and plenty of benches where you can relax and enjoy the vistas.