Where to find us

Park address: Bowling Park, Bowling Hall Road, Bradford, BD4 7TL.

Two entrances can be found along Bowling Park Drive to the west and north of the park, at the end of Lister Avenue to the east on Bowling Hall Road plus opposite the steps of Bolling Hall Museum; to the south east off Burras Road to the south west at the junction between Avenue Road and Bowling Park Drive.


Currently there are the following activities run by the Friends of Bowling Park Group:

  • Youth Drop in Service
  • Daily at ‘The Hut’ situated in the south east corner of the Park close to the Burras Road entrance from 3pm, come and enjoy the park, meet new friends and share some delicious toast!

  • Gardening Club
  • Friday morning from 10am-12pm, meet at ‘The Hut’ and bring your tools!

  • Walking Club
  • Tuesday morning from 9.30am-11am, come and enjoy some gentle guided exercise around the park for all abilities.

  • Grand Litter Pick
  • First Saturday every month from 10am-12pm meeting at ‘The Hut’, come and enjoy the fresh air and the park surroundings while helping make it a cleaner and more enjoyable space, all equipment, gloves and bags provided

  • Refreshments
  • Served at ‘The Hut’ every weekend generally between 2pm-4pm, come and enjoy some homemade cakes or an ice cream! (Summer months only)

  • Hire of Sports Equipment
  • Why not come and enjoy using the tennis courts and mini pitch and putt course, all equipment can be hired for a small fee!

  • Open Meeting
  • Meeting for all volunteers and people who are interested meet at ‘The Hut’ generally on the first Tuesday of every second month – all welcome!