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The Smestow Valley Nature Reserve Walkway at Hordern Road and Compton Road will be closed for public safety from July 30 and August 18 respectively due to restoration work. Completion is planned for early October 2018.

Parks' opening hours

All parks are unlocked every day no earlier than 7am and no later than 8am.

Park Closing Times 2018

These Parks are officially closed at the time shown below. In accordance with the Park's local byelaws, please vacate the park prior to this time.

From Date1 May 20181 September 201801 October 201801 November 2018
To Date31 August 201830 September 201831 October 201831 December 2018
West Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Smestow Valley / Meadow View Car Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Claregate PF9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Ashmore Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Wednesfield Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
East Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Hickman Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Bantock Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm
Barnhurst Lane Open Space Car Park9.00 pm8.00 pm6.30 pm5.30 pm

These park opening times will also be displayed in the site Notice Boards located adjacent the entrance gate(s)

Never enter a park after the park's official closing time - even if the gates are still open.

The locking of the parks will commence in a sequence after the park's closing time therefore the actual locking time may be up to 90 minutes later. 

In the unlikely event you should find yourself locked in the park please call the Council's out of office hours on 01902 552999

In the event of an emergency please call 999