Skate parks, BMX facilities and basketball

Skate parks

There are outdoor skate facilities at the:

  • War Memorial Park,
  • Rooksdown Park,
  • Daniel Road in Whitchurch,
  • Thornhill Way,
  • Chineham Park and
  • Loddon Valley open space

Skateboard ramps are available in the following areas:

  • Loddon Valley Open Space, Old Basing
  • Tadley Recreation Ground*
  • Sapley Lane Playing Fields, Overton*
  • Beech Park, Oakley*

*maintained by Parish Council

SkateboardingThere are a number of facilities for young people in the borough that are free to use at any time. Chineham Community Games area provides an exciting range of recreation activities for young people in an attractive park setting. Play equipment is designed for older children and teenagers. The site also has a floodlit undercover ball court with football and basketball provision. Additional features to enhance the facilities were installed in 2014.

BMX facilities are available at:


Further information on where you are permitted to exercise can be found on the GOV.UK website

Basketball goals are located at:

  • Hatch Warren Community Centre
  • Chineham Community Games Area
  • Popley Fields Community Centre

Basketball courts are also available at the following schools to hire outside of school hours, please contact the school direct.

School Contact details
Brighton Hill Community College Tel: 01256 350606
Testbourne Community School Tel: 01256 892261 (Community Office)
Website: Testbourne Community School
Costello Technology College Email:
Website: Costello Technology College
Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College Tel: 01256 868600
Website: Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College

Contact us

  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Friday
    8.30am to 4.30pm