Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground

One of the city’s eastern most parks, Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground can be accessed via Amethyst Road or Valiant Drive. The site is home to -

  • baseball
  • bowls
  • a children’s playground
  • seasonal water play
  • jogging route taking in the hills on two sides of the park

Find out more information on all of the Sport and Leisure activities which take place at Alderman Kneeshaw

In addition to these activities, we are pleased to announce that a new Junior Parkrun will be starting at Alderman Kneeshaw on Sunday 31 March at 9am. The Junior Parkrun is aimed at 4 to 14 year olds and is a 2km course which youngsters can run, jog, skip or walk either on their own or in the company of a parent. 

Find out more about the new Junior Parkrun

Love Parks Week 12 July - 21 July

From Friday 12 July to Sunday 21 July we are teaming up with Keep Britain Tidy to promote the national Love Parks Week campaign where we want the public to get out in their community parks and green spaces and enjoy everything which is going on in parks.

Throughout Love Parks Week we have loads of events happening across our parks. You can find all the activities at Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground below;

Event Date Time For more information contact
Junior Parkrun Sunday 14 and 21 July 9am

Things to do this Summer Holiday

The school holidays begin on Monday 22 July and we have a packed programme of events and activities happening throughout our parks, leisure centres, libraries and museums across the city.

We have the following happening at Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground from July through to the end of August;

Event Date Time For more information contact
Junior Parkrun Every Sunday 9am
Creative Crafts & Sport Monday 22 July 1pm-3pm Maxlife
Sports & Games Monday 29 July 1pm-3pm Maxlife
Creative Crafts & Games Monday 5 August 1pm-3pm Maxlife
Arts, Crafts & Sport Monday 12 August 1pm-3pm Maxlife
Games & Crafts Monday 19 August  1pm-3pm Maxlife


Alderman Kneeshaw Recreation Ground
Valiant Drive