Parks, Play Areas and Public Spaces


With effect from Monday 23rd March 2020, all of the parks and play areas in Ibstock have been closed until further notice following the governments advice and in consultation with our insurers.

Ibstock Parish Council maintain the play areas listed below. They are annually checked by ROSPA for safety, and litter picked on a weekly basis by council staff.

All of our Play areas are covered by the PSPO order which makes them DOG FREE ZONES. Anyone who ignores this, will be liable to a fine.

If you notice a problem on one of the play areas, please contact us immediately and we can resolve it.


The parish council are not currently responsible for the following play areas in the village

Bellway Estate (Bellway contracts)

New Row - East Midlands Housing Contracts

Leicester Road

Melbourne Road (Under 5s play area)

Melbourne Road (Cycle way)

Victoria Road

Thomas Street (off Legion Drive)

Sunnyside Play area

Water Meadow Way


Swift Close

Chandlers Croft

Battram Road, Battram

Battram Access Centre, Battram

Bakers Croft