Pioneering Women’s Football Team Recognised

women's football

If you think England’s success in women’s football is a recent phenomenon, think again. Women have been representing England and winning tournaments abroad since the 1950’s and the team responsible for this early success was based at Fog Lane Park. These unsung pioneers are finally to be recognised with a plaque in the park and […]

Want to Run An Event in the Park

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You have two options when it comes to running an event in Fog Lane Park: The first would be to run an event with the Friends Group, if you are considering doing this you it would make sense to email us at or come along to one of the Park Committee evenings. Your second […]

Lots going on and lots of good news!


Lots going on and lots of good news! February is upon us and as the days are getting longer and the bulbs are waking up, I hope you find time to enjoy some peaceful moments among our spring flowers which are beginning to bloom!! The Café has been open weekends since the start of the […]

My Hidden Gem


Debbie Cameron’s Memories of Fog Lane Park When I first moved to Norwood Avenue in 1987, I had no idea that I would be living there for the next 30 years; a newcomer to the North West I assumed I would be moving on. I kind of got that a bit wrong! On exploring on […]

Free Family Friendly Activities

Dear Friends, Hoping this finds you well. As the evenings draw in and the temperature is definitely dropping, Autumn is well and truly underway. The colours and changes in the park are breathtakingly beautiful! I’m looking forward to seeing all the wonderful photos on our Facebook page. Over the school holidays next week, we are […]

We Are Holding a Meeting

Dear Friends, Hello again and welcome to our new readers! We finally have some exciting news to share with you – we are holding our first meeting since COVID became a thing. We will be meeting at the Withington Public Hall Institute (Burton Rd) on Wednesday 20th October from 7-8 pm.   PLEASE let us know […]

Appeal By Didsbury Juniors Football Club


The Didsbury Juniors Football Club has started an appeal to raise funds for a Defibrillator for Fog Lane Park See below: The closest Defibrillator to Fog Lane Park is at Christie’s Hospital, so this would be a valuable resource that can save lives.

Happy New Year

Happy new year to all our park users, although we have entered into another lockdown of sorts, we hope you will continue to enjoy the use of our lovely park. Photo’s Snow has fallen this week, and we hope that some of you might like to submit your photo’s to us to use on this […]

Christmas Activity 2020

Christmas Tree

Hello friends, we would very much like to pass on our season’s greetings to you and your families during this time. As we continue to try and provide activities for you in and around our park, we hope that you are able to stay safe but still enjoy the Park. There is a Fog Lane […]

Halloween 2020

Trick or Treat

Hello lovely people, so Halloween has descended on our wonderful park and there are electronic and analogue activities to be found around the park. Halloween offers all sorts of opportunities even if it is not wise during these times to door knock people for the more traditional trick or treat. In Tiger Spider Woods you […]