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Ballard Close

Twyford Children’s Recreation Ground
(Registered Charity 301974)

Ballard Close is the recreation ground located next to Twyford St Mary’s Primary school.  The field is held in trust specifically for the use of young children.  See the trust document.

Ballard Close is a popular recreational space and play park in the village. It is run by committee and does not receive any funding so any donations are gratefully received.

We are currently raising money to rejuvenate the play area to bring in some new modern equipment, please donate via

The field is available to book for village events, family parties etc.  Please contact us using the details at the bottom of this page. 

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  • Chair: Frederic De Merode
  • Hon Treasurer: Sue Cook
  • Hon Secretary: Chris Cloke Brown

Committee members:

  • David Eaton
  • Gill Dawe
  • Charlotte Parry
  • Gemma Gregory
  • Rupert Gregory
  • Will Temple

Ballard Sign