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OAKEN GROVE PARK AND PLAY AREA (access from Courthouse Road, Ashcroft Road or Oaken Grove), Maidenhead, SL6 6HL. Large open space and play area with equipment suitable for ages 3-16 years. Sir Nicholas Winton Memorial Garden, multi-use games area, football pitches and sports pavilion, ground level apple shaped maze with brick footpaths, seasonal refreshments, toilets and car parking. Tennis courts and bowling green – see Sport and Leisure section OCKWELLS PARK AND PLAY AREA, Ockwells Road, Cox Green, SL6 3AA Jubilee Wood, conservation area, signposted walks and nature trail forming a local nature reserve. Play area with equipment suitable for ages 3-16 years, outdoor table tennis table, sports pavilion and pitches for baseball and softball, toilets and car park. Andrea’s Cafe – see Eating Out and Children’s Parties sections PINKNEYS GREEN, Pinkneys Drive, Maidenhead, SL6 6QD A continuation of Maidenhead Thicket covering 167 acres of National Trust land with footpaths, wild flower meadows and wooded areas. Car parking at Pinkneys Drive SPRINGFIELD PARK PLAY AREA, Springfield Park, Holyport, SL6 2YN Play area suitable for ages 7 years and under THE BRICK AND TILE WORKS, Malders Lane, Pinkneys Green, SL6 6N Owned by the National Trust, the kilns were still in use until the middle of the 20th century. The site is now a wildlife habitat with pathways. Limited parking adjacent in Malders Lane THE GULLET off Ludlow Road, Maidenhead, SL6 2RS Local nature reserve comprising a small woodland area with a wide range of trees, flowering plants and a refuge for wildlife WIDBROOK COMMON either side of the A4094, Sutton Road between Maidenhead and Cookham. A permanent pasture in two fields in the flood plain of the River Thames with access via footpaths is maintained by the National Trust Open spaces with no facilities include: Brill Green Open Space, corner of Mercia Road and Cox Green Road, Cox Green, SL6 3DR Dorchester Close Open Space, Maidenhead, SL6 6RX Gays Lane Fields Open Space, Holyport, SL6 2HL Thurlby Way Open Space, Thurlby Way, off Ockwells Road, Cox Green, SL6 3YZ Treesmill Open Space, Cox Green, SL6 3HR York Stream Memorial Garden, St Ives Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1QU Featuring Maudesley Memorial Fountain and seating with amphitheatre adjacent to York Stream Open spaces and play areas with equipment suitable for ages 3-8 years include: Cherwell Close Open Space and Play Area, Maidenhead, SL6 8AY Greenfields Open Space and Play Area off Stafferton Way, Maidenhead, SL6 1BB Magnet Leisure Centre Play Area, Holmanleaze, Maidenhead, SL6 8AW Kings Quarter Play Area, Kings Quarter, Oldfield Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1AW Raymond Road Play Area, Maidenhead, SL6 6DF Ross Road Open Space and Play Area, Maidenhead, SL6 2SR Shifford Crescent Play Area, Shifford Crescent, Maidenhead, SL6 7UA Small fenced play area with play equipment and picnic benches Switchback Road Play Area, Switchback Road South, Maidenhead, SL6 7QE Phipps Close Recreation Ground, Phipps Close, SL6 3XD PLACES TO VISIT AND OTHER ACTIVITIES ABSOLUTELY COMBAT AND KARTING, The Arena, Stafferton Way, Maidenhead, SL6 1AY Laser combat for ages 8-13 years open Monday-Friday, 4pm (10am in school holidays)-8pm, weekends 9am-9pm. Double level karting track uses 270cc Sodi GT5 karts and kids’ karts for ages 8+ years and minimum height of 1.3m. Open Monday-Friday 12 noon (10am school holidays)-8pm, Saturday, 9am-9pm and Sunday, 9am-7pm. Admission charge Tel: 08450 262 466 or view: www.absolutelycombat.co.uk or www.absolutelykarting.co.uk 7

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