The Springbank Community Resource Centre is next door to Giggles Nursery and this is located on the edge of Springfields Park. The park has Green Flag status and covers approximately thirteen acres.
The Springbank Community Resource Centre
This is a purpose built complex that opened in October 2007 and is managed by Hesters Way Neighbourhood Project.
The centre has a large community hall which holds a range of regular weekly community events. There are meeting and interview rooms and a purpose built youth centre which holds a youth club and Cubs pack. It also offers a range of holiday activities, and a mother and toddler group during term time.
Four major community events a year are held at the centre.
Free car parking is available at the centre.
The organisations based at Springbank Centre include The Springbank Surgery and Dental Surgery, Springbank Pharmacy, Glos Children and Young Persons Community Nursing Team, Cheltenham School Nursing Team, Age UK Day Centre, St Georges Surgery Health Visitors, Silver Fox Removals, Carers Gloucestershire and People and Places in Gloucestershire.
A community garden has been established at the rear of the centre with access from the community hall.
This is one of Cheltenham’s ‘Green Flag’ parks. The park is approximately 13 acres and has two specially build play areas with one designed for use by the under fives only.
More details about the park can be found by clicking on the link below. It goes directly to the Cheltenham Borough Council web site.
You can also look at the Springfield Park page on the Green Flag Award web site.
The Green Flag Award scheme is the benchmark national standard for parks and green spaces in the UK and you can read more about this prestigious award by clicking on the link below.