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Handsworth+Park%2c+Birmingham++-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Handsworth Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Handsworth Park is a lovely open space comprising 63 acres of landscaped grass slopes, including a large boating lake and a smaller pond fed by the Farcroft and Grove Brooks.

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Salford+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Salford Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Salford Park is home to Aston Reservoir, and is situated in Aston, Birmingham on the Lichfield Road near Spaghetti Junction, where the A38(M) meets the M6 motorway.

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Elmdon Park, Solihull - A wonderful open space!

Elmdon Park is situated in Solihull, West Midlands and is a local nature reserve.

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+Highgate+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Highgate Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Highgate Park is an inner city park and has a play area and a basketball court / football pitch. From the park, there are good views of the City skyline. Highgate Park opened in 1875.

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Calthorpe Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

The park was formally opened on 1 June 1857, and takes its name from the Calthorpe family who provided the land for its creation.

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Pype+Hayes+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Pype Hayes Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Pype Hayes Park is situated between Erdington & Pype Hayes, Birmingham on the Chester Road. The location of Pype Hayes Hall and a fishing pond.

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Fox Hollies Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

The Fox Hollies is named after the Fox Hollies Hall. There's a 2 kilometre walking route & 40 acres of beautiful park land.

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Perry+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Perry Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Perry Park is home to the Alexander Stadium & Perry Reservoir, it is in Perry Barr, Birmingham.

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Senneleys+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Senneleys Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

 Senneleys Park is situated in Bartley Green, Birmingham. Main entrance from Senneleys Park Road. The Remains of a Pyramid sculpture can be found in this park.

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Selly+Oak+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Selly Oak Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Selly Oak Park is situated in Selly Oak, Birmingham between Gibbins Road and Harborne Lane.

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Cotteridge+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Cotteridge Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Cotteridge Park is one of the Victorian parks in the city, set in 22 acres. There's a 2 kilometre walking route through the park.

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Inner City Green Spaces - Little Hidden Gems!

We have lots of large open green spaces to visit throughout the city all year round, from the amazing parks, to wonderful gardens to grand houses and their beautiful gardens.........

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Sunset+%26+Moonlit+Parks%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Sunset & Moonlit Parks, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Sunset & Moonlit Parks were designed by the Council's Landscape Practice Group and were opened in 2005 and 2006 as part of a local regeneration project.

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St Thomas' Peace Garden - A Birmingham Gem!

St Thomas' Peace Garden (the Peace Gardens) is a small public park, situated in Birmingham on Bath Row. The site of St Thomas's Church which was destroyed in the Blitz.

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Eastside+City+Park+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Eastside City Park - A Birmingham Gem!

Eastside City Park is a 6.75 acre urban park located in the Eastside district of Birmingham City Centre. It opened in 2012. Home of Millennium Point, The Woodman and The Parkside Building

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Manor+Farm+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Manor Farm Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Manor Farm Park, Northfield with its 50 acres of public open space with woodlands, meadows and a lake is most definitely a gem of a green space with so much to enjoy. 

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Lickey+Hills+Country+Park+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Lickey Hills Country Park - A wonderful open space!

Lickey Hills has 525 acres and a complex and interesting geology which has created a variety of habitats.

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Swanshurst+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Swanshurst Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Swanshurst Park is situated in Moseley and Billesley, Birmingham. The council bought the fields in 1922 to lay out the park. They were from Ivyhouse Farm and Swanshurst Pool.

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Cannon+Hill+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Cannon Hill Park is the most popular park in Birmingham covering 250 acres. It consists of formal, conservation, woodland and sports areas and was opened to visitors in 1873.

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Sutton+Park%2c+Birmingham%2c+West+Midlands+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Sutton Park, Birmingham, West Midlands - A wonderful open space!

The heathland in Sutton Park has existed since at least since Roman times. The park is a National Nature Reserve and is one of the largest urban parks in the United Kingdom.  

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Moseley+Park+and+Pool%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Moseley Park and Pool, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Moseley Park & Pool is a private park situated in Moseley, Birmingham between Alcester Road and Salisbury Road. See our feature for more on the park and how to gain access.

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Moseley+Bog%2c+Birmingham+-+A+hidden+Gem!
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Moseley Bog, Birmingham - A hidden Gem!

Moseley Bog is situated in Moseley, Birmingham near the Wake Green Road. The main entrance is on Yardley Wood Road, and it includes Joy's Wood. Which is a local nature reserve.

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Sandwell+Valley+Country+Park%2c+West+Midlands+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Sandwell Valley Country Park, West Midlands - A wonderful open space!

Sandwell Valley Country Park is situated in West Bromwich, is in the heart of the West Midlands. The park is split in half by the M5 motorway.

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Poppies+of+Birmingham+and+the+West+Midlands+-+A+wonderful+sight!
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Poppies of Birmingham and the West Midlands - A wonderful sight!

During late Spring and early Summer parts of Birmingham and the West Midlands are covered in a carpet of poppies - it's a wonderful sight! 

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Edgbaston Reservoir, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Edgbaston Reservoir was built in 1827 by Thomas Telford as a top up for the Birmingham canal system and is still used for that purpose today.

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