Recreation Grounds

The Town Council owns and manages two recreation grounds (Ricketts Lane Memorial Ground and Rixon), four other smaller play areas and owns & manages the Railway Gardens in the town centre.

For a location map please click here 

Ricketts Lane Play Area Council Grounds Team HQ

Both Ricketts Lane and Rixon Recreation Grounds are available for hire, subject to conditions.  Please contact us to discuss your requirements and confirm availability.

The pavilion is also available to hire separately (or in conjunction with the field) - for meetings, parties, events etc.

Please click here for terms and conditions of hire 

Application form to hire Ricketts Lane recreation

Application form to hire Rixon recreation ground