Our website will be updated over the Christmas period – so please revisit for updates – in the meantime, all relevant info can be found below for 2017 / 2018:

OPENING TIMES – September 2017 to March 2018

While the children are at school, the Centre will be open from 10am to 5pm every Saturday and Sunday.  Closed on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

During the SCHOOL HOLIDAY period (Christmas and February half-term) the Centre will be open EVERY day 10am to 5pm. (Except Christmas Day and Boxing Day).

The above arrangements may vary in extremes of weather.  We are quite happy to fit in any group or Birthday Party bookings that are made in advance, even on days we would normally be closed.

PARK RE-BRANDING – The Park is currently undergoing a major re-branding programme.

ENTRY PRICES – Christmas Special Offer

Adult entry just £2 per head – To reflect the changes taking place we are running a SPECIAL OFFER for ENTRY PRICES whereby through to 31st December 2017 an adult entry will be just £2 per head.  Children three to ten years old remain at £6.50 per head.  Active toddlers under three years old are £5.50 per head through to 31st December 2017.  Non active toddlers and babies free entry.

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY ARRANGEMENTS – Saturday 16th December to Monday 8th January 2018 Open 10am to 5pm daily.  Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day only.  New Years Day opening 10am to 3pm.

Lots of fun is again guaranteed including:

Santas Lucky Dip – Santa has left a lucky dip – 50p per go.

Enchanted Winter Quizzes – Enjoy the ‘Frozen quizzes.  Spot the clues and win a prize and a Certificate.

Equine Centre – book your ride.

Reptile Day – Friday 5th January – Black Rock Reptile Exhibition £2 per             child for a session.

Cats Whiskers Cafe in our Visitor Centre – will be providing some special Christmas nibbles including hot mince pies with ice cream or a slice of lovely cake.  For an ‘extra Christmas Treat’, enjoy one of our Whittington Mega Burgers.

Climbing Wall Challenge

NEW YEARS DAY – We are open 10am to 3pm

Face Painting/Glitter Tattoos – Christmas Theme.

NEW EQUINE CENTRE – Many children are now enjoying the opportunity to have a short pony ride.  Do ask us for more details when you arrive.


We are delighted that Melanie Pitt is establishing a new Riding Activity at our Park and improving the presentation of the yards.

Every Saturday at 10.30 to 12.30.  Please ring Melanie to book on 07801 732090


We continue to offer various party options.  All parties include two hours of play time, invitations, party bags and a jug of juice along with the food.

Option 1 – Hot food selection at £10 per party child in cafe

Option 2 – Cold buffet at £10 per party child in cafe

Option 3 – Castle room parties at £7.50 per party child where you bring your own                      picnic/buffet

Option 4 – Pony Parties – See below

All parents and adults accompanying the party come in Free of charge.  For party groups, we can also offer optional add-ons including face-painting and glitter tattoos to add that something extra.  Use of the party room is for two hours but there is not a time limit on the party day so why not visit and enjoy the outdoor facilities and say hello to the ponies.

“NEW” – Pony Parties

Includes pony themed games, grooming and riding.  Suitable for 4 to 10 year olds.  Max. 10 children.  Drinks included but no Party Bags.  £10 per child.  Food available as an extra at £2.50 per head (optional)



Visit phoenixdoggrooming@gmail.com or Face Book or

Contact Becky on 07593129213


Our 2018 Membership Scheme will run from 1st January to 31st December 2018.  There will be a minimum six monthly Red Card Membership which will run for an exact six month period from the month it is taken out.  This will cost £120.  Extra months cost £20 per month (eg eight months cost £160)

It will entitle the cardholder to bring up to five persons per visit (including card holder) for as many visits during the six month period as they wish with no further entry charges made.  Part months will be charged at full when the membership is used in that month.

Members are asked to check opening times as they vary from season to season.  Memberships taken by existing Members will benefit from a 10% discount.


Visitor Centre/Party & Group Bookings: Bridget McGuire 01452 831000

Cats Whiskers Restaurant: Bridget McGuire 01452 831000

Dick Whittington History Talks/Nature Trail Talks:  Chris Turney  01452 831631

Equine Activities: Melanie Pitt  07801 732090

Dog Grooming: Becky Manton 07593 129213