Forest Recreation Ground, Nottingham

3.9
#6 of 12 in Nature in Nottinghamshire
Well known to many visitors as the site of the annual Nottingham Goose Fair, the Forest has recently undergone a £5.2m Lottery restoration. In addition to hosting many other popular events, the Forest Recreation Ground also has a variety of recreation facilities which include a café, public toilets, play areas, multi activity pitches, football pitches, an outdoor gym and leisure walks.
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  • A decent space for dog walkers and dog less walkers with several playing/activity areas for the children.Also a cafe halfway along with public loos! Lots of picnics here I've noticed and football etc  more »
  • Don't go anticipating a forest, or even woodland. The photograph is not representative of the forest there is only the one area like that, beside what I should describe as a large open grassed space, ...  more »
  • The best fireworks display I have ever witnessed! Plenty of room to sit and wait for the display. Fair rides too expensive, cafe requires pre-booking, but kudos to NCT bus company who handled the thou...  more »

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