Torkington Park is the main park in the Hazel Grove area and the home of the Secret Garden.
The formal flower garden is a great place to walk round or just sit down and enjoy the wildlife. It has proved to be a major attraction to the park since its re opening in May 2000 by celebrity gardener Jeff Turner.
Facilities and Features:
- Tennis courts
- Play area
- 4 x Football pitches
- Football changing pavilion
- Walled garden
- 2 x Bowling greens
- Bowls pavilion
- Skate Park
The Friends of Torkington Park was established in January 2002 to work with Stockport Council and other agencies to improve the park facilities for the whole community. Their hard work paid of in December 2003 when a new toddler play area was installed in the park.
Look out for the many events and great days out that the Friends organise on the park such as the Halloween Trail and Christmas Carols. The hard work continues with the aim of making Torkington Park a park that is used and enjoyed by all the community.
Opening Hours: 8.30 am till dusk
Dogs: You must clean up after your dog – scoop bins provided. Dog restrictions exist in some areas of the park.
WCs: Open during daylight hours
Disabled: Disabled toilets available in bowls pavilion