Easington Colliery ParkPlay


Easington Colliery Primary School, Whickham Street, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 3DJ
Children enjoying ball sports at ParkPlay sessions.


ParkPlay is designed to do “what it says on the tin” - bring play to parks and green spaces, albeit play for kids and adults alike. From quick-cricket to frisbee to rounders, ParkPlay runs every Saturday morning from 9.30am and is completely free for people who join in.

ParkPlay brings people from local communities together every Saturday morning, in green spaces across the country, and does it for free. The events are run by local PlayLeaders and tailored week-by-week according to what games and activities the group enjoys.

Kids, parents and grandparents are welcome, none of the games require experience and no kit is required.

There are ParkPlay sessions in County Durham, in Shildon, Crook, Easington and Chilton and Chopwell ParkPlay  taking place each week from 9.30am.

There are currently 28 ParkPlay locations across six counties in the UK, with the aim of expanding to 90 parks and green spaces by the end of 2022.

What to Expect at Easington Colliery ParkPlay

Head to the Easington Colliery Facebook Page to find out more and like the page to keep up to date with news about Easington Colliery ParkPlay.

Your PlayLeader at Easington Colliery ParkPlay is Callum.

Callum is a member of the AE sports coaching team and has delivered sessions in primary schools around County Durham to children of all ages. He’s an aspiring primary school teacher and has a huge love of all sport, which he’ll be sharing at Easington Colliery ParkPlay.

Where we Play

Easington Colliery Primary School, Whickham St, Peterlee, SR8 3DJ 

Use the main entrance for Easington Colliery Primary School and then look out for the ParkPlay signs.

Getting Here

The best way to get to ParkPlay is on foot or by bike. We recommend avoiding travelling by car as far as possible.

Spread the Word

Please tell your friends and family about Easington Colliery ParkPlay and invite them along. We want everyone in the community to have the chance to have fun and be more active.

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free Admission - Free AdmissionFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
Saturday09:30 - 00:00

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