Victoria Common, Church Road, Northfield, B31 2BB
The main entrance with car park is via Church Road.
Other entrances are via Grosvenor Shopping Centre, St Lawrence Road and Heath Road South.
- About the park
Victoria Common is located in the heart of Northfield town centre. It has a well-balanced landscape combining open grassland, ornamental gardens and great facilities for sport and play.
The Northfield Carnival is held at the Common each year.
- Awards and status
- Green Flag Award
- Park friends group
There are two playgrounds in the Common.
Victoria Common was opened to the public in 1897. Formerly known as Bradley Field, it was once one of the village's open fields.
In the middle ages individual villagers held strips of land divided by deep furrows, creating a corrugated surface called 'ridge and furrow', still traceable on site today.
- Public toilets are available at Grosvenor Shopping Centre, next to the park.
- Picnic area
- Football pitch
- Multi-use Games Area (MUGA)
- Outdoor gym
- Tennis courts
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- Walking or jogging routes