folp-logoLongford Park, Trafford’s largest municipal park is located in Stretford and borders Chorlton cum Hardy on its Eastern side. Friends of Longford Park are a group of local people who work with Trafford Council to improve and promote the park as a vibrant local facility for all age groups.

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Longford Park, Trafford’s largest municipal park is located in Stretford and borders Chorlton cum Hardy on its Eastern side. Friends of Longford Park are a group of local people who work with Trafford Council to improve and promote the park as a vibrant local facility for all age groups.

Latest News and Events


  • Wildlife Garden Annual Report 2017
  • Categories: Wildlife Garden.

    After a few years of benign neglect a volunteer support group was re-established in 2017. The aims are to manage the garden better and add to its existing plants/ features. Along with routine garden maintenance jobs there have been six work party sessions, including one in January 2018.Tasks carried out by the work parties have includedTree pruning. Coppicing hazel trees. Grubbing out excess dogwood and blackthorn Cutting back... more

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  • Outdoor Theatre Comes To Longford Park!
  • Categories: Featured.

    Enjoy theatre in the open air.Pride and Prejudice on Wednesday June 20th at 7.30pmThe Railway Children on Saturday August 12th at 5pmFollowing on from the success of previous years, Heartbreak Productions are returning to Longford Park to perform Pride and Prejudice on Wednesday June 20th at 7.30pm and The Railway Children on Saturday August 12th at 5pm. All tickets are £12, under 5s are free. Tickets are available (cash) at... more

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  • Community Allotment – Spring Open Day 2018
  • Categories: Community Allotment.

    Longford Park Community Allotment Rylands Kitchen GardenSpring Open Day 2018 15th April 2:00pm - 5:00pm Come along  to one of our events or sessions, you don't need any gardening experience. Everyone joins in to help with tasks and we simply share the produce when its ready!Tea cales / Meet Volunteers / Meet Three Bees / Plants for Sale / Composing TalkNormal Opening Times: Sun 10:00 - 12:00 noon Mon 2:00 - 4:00 pm Wed... more

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  • Disc Golf Community Open Days – 2018
  • Categories: Disc Golf.

    Come try disc golf at Longford Park Disc Golf Course. Our friendly volunteers will loan you a disc and teach you the basics. We love to see the community enjoying our beautiful and free course in Longford Park, so we run open days to introduce the sport. Everyone is welcome, no matter what age or ability. See you there! Next Confirmed Open Days 7th April at 10:00–16:00 5th May at 10:00 - 16:00More Dates to be confirmed. What is Disc... more

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  • Get Composting Event This Friday (16th February)
  • Categories: Community Allotment.

    Compost Critters - Family WorkshopLongford Park... more

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