Following the effects of covid-19 the refresh team will be taking some time to come together, regroup and plan ahead. As a result, we will be operating a revised timetable for the period of 4th - 15th July. We look forward to seeing you all back the week beginning the 18th July – keep an eye out for our new timetable as it develops from then onwards. If you have any questions, give us a call on 01254 682 037


Ideal to improve your general health and wellbeing.

Walking is ideal for all ages and abilities.  It will help you improve your general health and wellbeing, introduce you to new friends and help you discover new areas to walk on your doorstep.

Just 30 minutes a day of moderate exercise like walking can benefit your health and you can progress from short gentle strolls on flat ground to brisk country walks with stiles and hills. You do not need any expensive equipment to take part in the walks, just sturdy footwear and appropriate dress for the British weather!

Health benefits to be gained from walking include:

re:fresh Led Walks Programme

These volunteer led walks take place throughout the week, lasting one hour to 90 minutes.  They meet at various locations in the local area.

Due to the lifting of restrictions we will no longer be taking bookings for these walks and you can just turn up on the day.

To check out our upcoming walks click here

Easter Xplorer Walk

Did you know slugs have four noses? Or that ladybirds can have stripes instead of spots? Spring is here and over the Easter half-term all the Mini Beasts are coming out. Find them hiding around Witton Park and learn some fascinating fun facts along the way.


From now until the end of the month, Follow the Xplorer Map of the park (on your phone or print off) and use your map reading skills to find them all. There are 15 Mini Beast plaques to find in total – slugs, snails, spiders and a host of other creatures!

This is a free, friendly fun challenge for FAMILIES of all ages. Particularly suitable for toddlers and buggy and wheelchair friendly. If children have bikes or balance bikes, this is a great way to get them active.

The Xplorer Trail takes around 45-60 minutes. It starts at the main pay and display car park on Witton Park. The trail leads around the playgrounds, sports track and through the woodland around the Pavilion.

Please do not remove any of the plaques. Please let us know if you come across any plaques that have been damaged or removed.

To download a copy of the map click here.

The Great Spring Egg-Splorer Walk!


The Spring animals have been out and about around the park and have hidden their Easter Eggs for you to find. Can you take on the role of EGG-SPLORER to find them all and see if you can guess who they belong to.

This walk will be taking place at Queens Park Main Gates, Queens Park Road, BB1 1QF on Tuesday 12th April, 1.30pm – 2.30pm.

This is an outdoor family guided trail ideal for toddlers and younger children. The walk is buggy friendly and lasts approximately 45 minutes.

To view the poster for the Egg-Splorer walk for more information click here.