Jackmans Playing Fields

Open all year

3 ha in the south east fringe of Letchworth with 7 points of interest

Points of interest

  • 5-a-side football
  • Basketball court
  • Football pitches
  • Multi use games area
  • Play area
  • Wild garden
  • Youth shelter

On Site Facilities

  • Car Park (Free)
  • Disabled Access
  • Dogs Welcome
  • Sheltered Seating

Park Information

In addition to the formal sports pitches the site offers a range of opportunities for informal recreation. Kick a ball around the multi use games area which is free to use unless you want floodlighting. There is also a toddler play area and a small wildflower area with seating.


  • Floodlit Multi Use Games Area (To book call Linda Hopkins on 01462 474273. £5 deposit for floodlight key)
  • Basketball Court
  • Play Area (toddler)
  • Football x 2
  • 5-a-side Football
  • Youth Shelter

How to get here


Free parking accessed by Radburn way, directions here

Post code SG6 2SB

Public Transport Information:

Information on public transport is available here: www.intalink.org.uk or www.nationalrail.co.uk


There are no cycle routes in the recreation ground