Category Archives: Stretford Parks

Lostock Park, Stretford

It’s not very often that I don’t enjoy writing a post on my blog. Sifting through photos, trying to sum up facilities in a few hundred words, so that I don’t bore you senseless with how wonderful a place is, … Continue reading

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More art in the park

More photos of the fabulous artworks in Victoria Park, Stretford. Today it’s Mick Burns‘ chainsaw sculpture and mosaics by Amanda McCrann.

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A work of art

I revisited Victoria Park in Stretford this morning to have a chat with Shelly, the very hardworking chair of their “Friends of the Park” group. It was amazing to see the changes that had happened in the short time since … Continue reading

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Victoria Park, Stretford

MAP WEBPAGES You can tell when a place is well used and well loved, and the feeling is catching. We hit Victoria Park as the clouds parted and the sunshine reminded us that it is, allegedly, summer. Many Stretfordians (is … Continue reading

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Longford Park, Stretford

MAP LOCAL GOV WEBPAGES I decided on Longford Park, Stretford for today’s park visit as it’s near to Chorlton and I needed to get a present for a friend and fancied popping into a few independent shops rather than trudging … Continue reading

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