Brigshaw Lane Recreation Ground

Recreational green space that hosts bowling, tennis and an outdoor gym for all to use.


If you’re looking to practice your tennis skills, bowl on the crown green pitch or do an outdoor workout – Brigshaw Lane Recreation Ground has you covered!

Location Details

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Things to Note

Brigshaw Lane Recreation Ground has the following on-site or nearby:

  • Disabled Access
  • Dog Waste Bins
  • Nearby Food & Drink
  • Nearby Toilets
  • Parking
  • Pushchair Access
  • Rubbish Bins
  • Wheelchair Access


Kippax is a village in the Leeds metropolitan borough, south-east of the centre of Leeds, close to Great Preston and Garforth.

Things to Do


There are 2-tennis-courts to use at Brigshaw Lane Recreation Ground. These are both hard court surfaces in reasonable condition.

Free Tennis Equipment hire available at Kippax Community Hub and Kippax Leisure Centre.

Do I need to book a tennis court?

It’s free to use the tennis court but you will need to book a court space on the LTA clubspark website.

Outdoor Gym

You can try the outdoor gym equipment at Brigshaw Lane Recreation Ground. Push, pull or pedal on the different stations that are located next to the tennis courts.


Kippax Bowling Club play all their home games here. As difficulty goes the green can be a bit of a tricky one to bowl on because of its uneven gradient. Many bowlers agree that it is one of the best greens to play on in Leeds; and the friendly and relaxed atmosphere probably has something to do with this.

New members are always welcome to join the Kippax Bowling Club. To find out how you can join in at the club head to the Kippax Bowling Club website.

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The land between Brigshaw School and north into Kippax was mined in the 17th and 18th century. A part of this was the mining of small shallow coal mines, also called bell pits.


The nearest public toilet is a short walk up the road to the White Swan pub.

Rubbish and dog waste bins are available in the park.

Food and Drink

Up the road in the centre of Kippax is the Top Fish Bar which serves generous portions of great fish and chips.


There is a free car park – enough space for up to 20 cars – off Brigshaw Lane at Kippax Crown Green Bowls Club, LS25 7LD (Google Map Directions)


Brigshaw Lane park is fully accessible to a wheelchair and pushchair user.

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