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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

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Outdoor Theatre – The Unusual Adventures of Robin Hood
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Calling all young adventurers! Are you ready to join the legendary Robin Hood on a quest filled with laughter, thrills, and a touch of mischief? Gather your friends and family and journey into the heart of Sherwood Forest for an unforgettable outdoor theatre experience!

Tickets Now Available
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20th Anniversary Health Walk for Longford and Firswood Strollers
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Sunday 26 May saw the 20th anniversary Health Walk take place, led as normal by Jean Byrne and Janice Rendel. Click to read more and see the photos.
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20th Anniversary Walk for Longford and Firswood Strollers.
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What an achievement for the organisers! All welcome to join this gentle stroll round the park. Click to find out more details.
GM Walking Festival visits Longford Park
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The GM Walking Festival happens in May every year. This year there are 2 short walks in Longford Park listed in the programme. Click to find out more.
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Tennis Improvement Project
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Work is due to start on a scheme to update and improve a number of tennis courts across Trafford. A total of eight courts will be refurbished as part of Trafford Council’s Pilot Park Tennis Investment and Sustainability programme. The first two courts to benefit are Longford Park, Stretford, and Ashton Park, Sale. Work is due to start on the two-month long rebuild of Longford Park court on April 29, 2024, and at the Ashton Park court on May 7. Click to continue reading.
Longford Park Community Allotment Open Day
Longford Park Community Allotment Open Day
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Join us for fun for all the family at our Spring Open Day Sunday 28 April, 1.30pm-4.30pm We’ll be joined by Andy Simpson from the RHS North West Outreach team who will be giving an interactive talk and demo on Gardening for Wellbeing (talk repeated at 2.30pm and 3.45pm). We’ll also have live music from the wonderful Stretford Uke, and
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Rylands Kitchen Garden - Community Allotment
Pets Corner - Longford Park
Wildlife Garden in Longford Park