Decision details

Closure of Parks and Countryside facilities

Reference: D52475

Decision Maker: Director of Communities and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To close the following facilities in parks and green spaces:
• Indoor cafés at the Arium, Golden Acre, Lotherton, Temple Newsam and Tropical World (takeaway cafés to operate)
• Retail facilities at Lotherton, Temple Newsam and Tropical World (Roundhay Park)
• Visitor attractions at Temple Newsam Farm, Tropical World (Roundhay Park) and Lotherton Wildlife World
• Golf courses at Temple Newsam and Roundhay
• Outdoor gyms
• Tennis courts (excluding education use)
• Outdoor bowling greens
• Playing pitches

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Michael Kinnaird 0113 3786002 Email:

Publication date: 09/11/2020

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