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

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Pump track proposal
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Friends of Longford Park are renewing their efforts to bring a pump track to the Park. A specialist firm has advised on the likely cost, and the focus now is on trying to identify likely sources of funding. As funders will be keen to know the extent of public support, please take 5 minutes to complete the survey at http://tinyurl.com/longfordpumptrack
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Dog damage to zip wire seats
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The zip line seats in the older children’s playground have had to be replaced twice in four months, at a cost of £170 each time. This cannot go on indefinitely before Amey decides they are not going to keep replacing them. The damage is caused by people allowing their dogs to chew the seats, which is selfish and irresponsible. Any
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Community Christmas Tree
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The Community Christmas Tree planted in the lockdown period has survived a whole year and is ready to be redecorated. We would love families to make or donate a decoration again this year and add it to the tree. Some of last year’s saved decorations have already been added.
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Firswood Community Centre Christmas Fair
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Outstanding Longford Park!
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Longford Park has been awarded an outstanding certificate by the RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood Award Scheme. Thoroughly deserved!
Tree Amigos return to Longford Park
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If you are looking for a real Christmas tree, the good news is that Tree Amigos have returned to Longford Park, and trees are on sale now. Click for more details.

Latest News and Events


  • Pump track proposal
  • Categories: Featured | General.

    Friends of Longford Park are renewing their efforts to bring a pump track to the Park. A specialist firm has advised on the likely cost, and the focus now is on trying to identify likely sources of funding. As funders will be keen to know the extent of public support, please take 5 minutes to complete the survey... more

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  • Dog damage to zip wire seats
  • Categories: Featured | General.

    The zip line seats in the older children's playground have had to be replaced twice in four months, at a cost of £170 each time. This cannot go on indefinitely before Amey decides they are not going to keep replacing them. The damage is caused by people allowing their dogs to chew the seats, which is selfish and irresponsible. Any reports - of date and time, and description of individuals/dogs would be gratefully received by FOLP, or if... more

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  • Community Christmas Tree
  • Categories: Featured | General.

    The Community Christmas Tree planted in the lockdown period has survived a whole year and is ready to be redecorated. We would love families to make or donate a decoration again this year and add it to the tree. Some of last year's saved decorations have already been added.... more

    Read More


  • Firswood Community Centre Christmas Fair
  • Categories: Featured | General.

    ... more

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  • Outstanding Longford Park!
  • Categories: Featured | General.

    Longford Park has been awarded an outstanding certificate by the RHS It's Your Neighbourhood Award Scheme. Thoroughly... more

    Read More

Friends of Longford Park
Rylands Kitchen Garden - Community Allotment
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Wildlife Garden in Longford Park