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Amenity Grassland
Bog
Common
Community Garden
Farm
Flood Plain
Flowers for Pollinators
Grazed Grassland
Heath
Individual Trees
Mixed Woodland
Nature Reserve
Nursery
Open-access Food Growing
Orchards
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Plantation Woodland
Pond
Riverbank
Scrub
Wildflower Meadow
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Basketball Court
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Scything
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Wheelchair Accessible

Victoria Bar Play Area

Individual Trees, Playground, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible,

A small play area next to the city walls, suitable for young children. Cared for by: City of York Council

Great North Way Reed Bed

Bog, Pond,

This small reed bed is easily missed and the wildlife living here is almost unknown. Only the banded demoiselle damselfly has been recorded here. There…

Great North Way Ponds

Amenity Grassland, Bog, Mixed Woodland, Pond, Wildflower Meadow, Football, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible,

A little known site with two seasonal ponds now mostly surrounded by trees. Great crested newts, toads and more than 20 kinds of aquatic beetle…

Esk Drive Play Area

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Playground, Wheelchair Accessible,

A play area for young children with an adjacent grassy space. Cared for by: City of York Council

Acomb Methodist Church Community Garden

Common, Flowers for Pollinators, Food Picking, Seating, Toilets, Volunteering, Wheelchair Accessible,

A colourful and well maintained community garden open to anyone. People can come along to help look after the garden and harvested vegetables are put…

Sowerby Road Play Area

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Football, Playground, Seating, Walking, Wheelchair Accessible,

A children’s play area which includes a small football pitch with goal posts and a sloping grassy field adjacent to the play equipment. Cared for…

Sovereign Park Play Area

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Playground, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible,

A traditional children’s play area with some grassy areas around surrounding the play equipment. Cared for by: City of York Council

The Sidings Garden

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Scrub, Basketball Court, Playground, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible,

A very well hidden children’s play area. This site is reached via Renshaw Gardens and then a footpath to the left of Thompson Place. As…

Old School Walk Play Area

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Football, Playground, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible,

A play area suitable for younger children with an adjacent field suitable for football or other ball games. Cared for by: City of York Council

Dickson Park

Amenity Grassland, Individual Trees, Football, Playground, Seating, Walking, Wheelchair Accessible,

A small green space named after a First World War Air Marshall. The area is suitable for ball games or picnics. Adjacent to it is¬†Tedder…