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Manor Park, Glossop

Manor Park is a popular park on eastern side of the centre of Glossop, fringing onto the Conservation Area of Old Glossop.


Manor Park, Manor Park Road, Glossop SK13 7SH


There is a car park at Corn Mill. On street parking is available nearby and the park is serviced by bus stops at The Commercial Inn on Manor Park Road and on the main A57.

Facilities and features

  • formal landscaping
  • a lake
  • floral displays, specimen trees, borders and shrubs
  • semi natural woodland with paths
  • a pavilion with toilets and a cafe
  • bowling greens
  • skatepark and shelter
  • play area for children aged 0 to 12
  • tennis and basketball courts
  • miniature railway
  • miniature golf course (no club or ball hire)
  • informal sports area
  • 5 a side kickabout area
  • sensory garden

The miniature railway is run by Adrian Sowden.
Weather permitting the train runs between 11am and 4pm during school holidays and at weekends between April and September. Contact Adrian on 07779 601180 to book or check if the train is running.

Caring for the site


Looking after our parks

You can contact us about parks anytime by completing one of our forms below.

For a general enquiry please use the form below.

If you need to report a problem in one of our parks or play areas please use one of the below forms.

Events in Manor Park

We like to have events and activities going on in our parks.

Friends of Manor Park

There is an active friends group involved in organising and running events in the park. They arrange planting activities, work with schools in the park, and carry out fundraising to improve the park. 

Visit Friends of Manor Park on Facebook to join the group and find out how you can help improve Manor Park.

Manor Park Bowling Club

The Bowling Club are a committed group of bowlers who manage the bowling greens. They have secured funding to improve the greens, install fencing and purchase equipment for their young bowlers coaching programme.

Visit Manor Park Bowling Club's website to find out more or join the club.

Parks Management Plans

The parks individual management plan will define the current and future management and maintenance of the park for a 10-year period from 2021 to 2031.

The plan aims to provide clear direction for the future management and maintenance of the park, ensuring that the park is conserved and enhanced in its entirety whilst balancing the needs of visitors and residents alike.

Manor Park Management Plan 2021 - 2031 [2MB]