A world class running track in the London Borough of Redbridge.

Ashton Playing Fields also contains a fully flood lit, 8 lane athletics track and field which is set up for various track and field events such as long jump, high jump, pole vault and discus throw,, an all seasons AstroTurf, 11-a-side grass football pitches, a hall which could be used as a base for film crews, and a small gym. The AstroTurf is of an international grade quality.

Facilities including

Transport links

This centre is easily accessible from the North Circular Road at Woodford.  Fairlop Station is a brief walk away.

Parking availability

There are two large car parks that can hold up to approx. 100 vehicles.

Good to know

  • For those travelling in vehicles, please be aware that there is a height restriction of 2.1m at the vehicle entrance of this location.
  • There is a Nursery on site, so car park can be busy during dropping off and picking up periods.
  • Athletics events take place between March and September, and at this time, no public parking is available.
  • The centre is closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

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