Churchdown Park Gates Closure

Following a 90 day consultation period on the closure of the park gates, at Full Council on 14th March it was confirmed that the gates will be closed at night from week beginning 8th May 2017. To this end, the gates will be closed & locked at 9:30 pm and will re-open at 7:30 am the following morning. A notice will be fixed to the gate advising all visitors of this.

Taxi Voucher Scheme

The scheme is open to the vulnerable, elderly and disabled who are unable to access public or private transport. Successful applicants will receive £60 worth of vouchers to use for medical appointments, social visits etc.

Please phone the Parish Council office for an application form. Vouchers will be sent out at the beginning of April.

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Churchdown Parks & Play Areas

Churchdown Park:
Children’s Play and Picnic Area
Skatepark
Multi Use Games Area
Wildlife Pocket Park and Ornamental Gardens
BMX track
Football pitch
Recreational Pond area (dogs on short leads only)

Chapel Hay ‘Rec:
Children’s Play Area
Grassed area for football and walking

St John’s:
Children’s Play and Picnic Area
Grassed area for controlled games

John Daniels Playing Field:
Children’s Play Area
Football pitches (winter)
Cricket pitch (summer)
Cricket Pavillion

Tudor Mead:
Children’s Play Area
Large field for football, games and walking
Basketball Area
Outdoor exercise equipment planned

Churchdown Ponds – Update

The ponds are now a flourishing area, more bulbs have been planted this spring by local school children. Dogs are allowed on a short lead only. We hope to have more wildlife activities in the ponds area this year including the Day in the Park when local falconer Mike Davie will be putting on a fantastic display.

Taxi Vouchers

The closing date for Taxi Voucher Applications is 30th June. To be eligible you must live in Churchdown, not have access to a car and find it difficult to access  public transport. £50 worth of vouchers. Phone us for more information…

The scheme is now closed for this financial year. Details for FY 2014/15 will be released at the end of April