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Thorntree Park

Popular park in a residential area


  • Welcome
    • Good for families
  • Location
    • Residential area


Access from the A66: Access is easily gained from the A66 leading onto the A171 (Cargo Fleet lane), exiting the A171 at College Road, which is on the left. Follow College road to the roundabout taking the third exit to the right. Follow The Greenway and take the 4th exit on the left onto Spencerfield Crescent. The entrance for the Park is on the right, where car parking is available near the pavilion building. The post code for Satnav users is TS3 9HR.

Travelling via public transport: Get a train or bus into Middlesbrough Centre. Go to the bus station and take the Arriva bus 27/27A to The Greenway. The park is in walking distance from the bus stop.

Plan your journey

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Thorntree Park is within walking distance of most people living in the East Middlesbrough area. The park contains two children's play areas two floodlit kick-about areas and an informal garden.

Local residents and others regularly get together as the "Friends of Thorntree Park "to discuss the use of the park and possible improvements. If you would like to get involved please contact them.

The park is open daily from 7.30am until dusk.

The park is also the home site of Cargo Fleet Junior Football Club who use the football pitches and pavilion. On weekends the site is very busy with footballers using the site for matches, training and associated events and activities. The park centre building includes an activity room, changing rooms, kitchen and toilet facilities and is managed by the Junior Football Club.