A £2.7 million Heritage Fund Grant

Awarded June 2017

Learn about the park improvements happening this year

Heritage & Landscape

Restoring original features, creating beautiful new gardens and – this year – creating a whole new park experience!

Play improvements

Improving the play areas – the new Plant Explorers & Jungle Adventure playgrounds are now open!

Outdoor Gyms

Work begins July following a review of the outdoor fitness equipment across Poole Park, Baiter and Whitecliff

Latest News

We're reaching the completion of a 4 year delivery phase!

June 2021


Exciting New Features In Poole Park

Exciting New Features In Poole Park

Over the last week a range of exciting new 'interpretation' features have been installed in Poole Park. There are new finger posts for finding your way around the park, a range of cut-out silhouette figures, postcard viewers and various information panels that talk...

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Poole Park Life Celebration Day, 29th July!

Poole Park Life Celebration Day, 29th July!

Join us for our end of project Celebration Day! 10am – 5pm on the Cricket Pitch. This is a free event and will include Jamie Jigsaw Circus skills, characters from Poole Park’s past, arts and crafts, face painting …

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Lifting the water fountain

Lifting the water fountain

The Water fountain in Poole Park has been successfully lifted off of its base for refurbishment. The fountain has not been moved or disassembled since its installation in 1990, so easing the bolts and releasing the seal on the base was a slightly anxious process. The...

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Recently completed improvement projects

Access works 2020

Slowing traffic and making the park more pedestrian-friendly; all major works were completed in December 2020

Lakes & Lagoon 2019

Improving water quality and biodiversity for recreation & wildlife; completed summer 2019

All six project themes

A reminder of all the improvements being carried out across the park

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