Bishop's Park & Play Areas

Bishop's Park is a large grassed open space with a fenced children's play area, a separate sports wall area and space for informal kickabouts, with pathways linking to local schools.

Bishops Park is a 6.19 hectare (15.12 acre) open space just off Woodpecker Close in Bishop's Stortford, CM23 4QA. The site is divided by a road and has an enclosed young children's play area on one side and separate sports wall area and space for informal kickabouts on the other. Most of the site is amenity grassland with trees around the edges.

Bishops Park - Play Areas

Bishops Park has two play areas;

Play Area  1 - Younger Children


  • Flat Swing - 2 seat
  • Group / Basket Swing
  • Themed Springer Unit (Boat)
  • 2 x Springer Units
  • Toddler Multi-unit with slide
  • Balance Beams
  • Talk Tubes
  • Tyre Swing

Play Area 2- Older Children


  • Electronic interactive Goal Wall with Hoop
  • Fitness equipment and grass marked running track (1km)

Bishop's Stortford Parks and Beyond Walks

Explore the south west corner of Bishop's Stortford by following one of our Parks and Beyond circular walks which link together five East Herts Council managed open spaces - Southern Country Park, Northern Parkland, Thorley Wedge, Bishop's Park and The Firs.

Bishops Park management

Our Southern Country Park - Greenspace Action Plan 2018 - 2023 is a five year plan for the park and the four nearby parks to guide the management of the open spaces and steer our plans to create a linked walking route between five parks in Bishop's Stortford.


Woodpecker Close
Bishop's Stortford, CM23 4QA
CM23 4QA
United Kingdom