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Witton Country Park

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Address: Preston Old Road, Blackburn BB2 2TP, England
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+44 1254 666966
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09:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 16:00

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fun day out

witton park is a great outdoors park with bicycle track play areas walks in the woods cafe for food and drinks and many events through out the summer [fun fares,craft events ,dog... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
patricia m
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

witton park is a great outdoors park with bicycle track play areas walks in the woods cafe for food and drinks and many events through out the summer [fun fares,craft events ,dog trails,] well worth a vist ,you can bring a picnic to keep the costs down plenty of places to sit and seperate play areas for all ages

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, the main playground is great with lots of different equipment for all ages, there is also a separate one for toddlers and younger children and the little park hidden away in the woods was a lovely find, Lots of different walks to go on for people of all abilities only one negative is the pond and the tree... More 

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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I loved visiting here when I was young, I took photos, enjoyed the scenery and even the organised activities meeting in the cafe. The fireworks displays every year were always great, the bon fire used to be spectacular but it's shame they now use pallets, however the carnival, the new park and the nature trail are all fantastic. My daughter... More 

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Thank Anny T
WittonCountryPark, Manager at Witton Country Park, responded to this review

Thank you for comments. I am glad you have enjoyed visiting the park over many years. The reason that only new pallets are now use for the bonfire is due to environmental health concerns of potential toxic fumes from old wood. However I am sure you agree it is still a good event. Regarding disabled car parking if you have... More 

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26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fab park loads to do for the kiddies Only issue was the cafe, one of the ladies that works there thinks she's and army corporal barking out orders and talking to customers like rubbish. Hardly anywhere to sit in and eat I think there was 3 tables and one of those reserved for staff. Food order missed and then... More 

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Thank jade d
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40 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely bacon sandwich and a cup of tea. Cheap and cheerful. Cafe very clean. Staff very friendly and helpful. Service was quick but no rush for you to leave. Good place for leisurely breakfast.

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Thank AJSCGS
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went for a walk, lovely park, well looked after and maintained. Beautiful views, benches to sit and childrens play area.

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Thank Faree13
Blackburn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great outdoor activities for kids, wide open spaces and wonderful walks with dogs and refreshments and toilets in the park too, making it a family friendly day out.

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Thank Joanna T
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64 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A little bike ride round a family friendly , cleanish park with so many dogs running round freely only saw a few bits of dog mess dotted round (still to much) left by irrisponsible owners ok for an hour or so

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Thank Mark I
Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Great facilities, good adventure park, lovely long walks, bike park, small cafe. Great place for a family day out

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Thank gazkayjohnston
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Nice park to visit, good walks but far too many dogs running around, not on a lead. The council should be looking into this and making the park more child friendly.

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Thank yunus1966
WittonCountryPark, Manager at Witton Country Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Regarding dogs running free the park's byelaws do only state that dogs need to be under control, they don't have to be on a lead. However I do hope that you will still continue to enjoy your visits to the park. many thanks More 

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