Green Space and Opportunities

Green Space and Opportunities

Let's Get Back to Open Spaces!

Spending time in green space and connecting with nature can benefit both your mental and physical wellbeing.

Charnwood Borough Council's Let's Get Back campaign is celebrating everything great about #OurCharnwood and that includes our parks, woodlands, canals & other open spaces. Charnwood offers a wide variety of opportunities to get outside and get active - whether that is exercising outdoors, gardening or volunteering.

Below you will find a range of opportunities to involved in green spaces across Charnwood.

Get Active in Green Spaces

Green Space Volunteering Opportunities

In partnership with Active together and Leicestershire County Council, we have developed a directory for local opportunities to volunteer in green spaces.

If you have a outdoor, green space volunteering opportunity that you would like added to the list below, please contact

Get Active Search Engine

We are here to help you find a range of physical activity, sport and wellbeing opportunities across Charnwood.

The Get Active Search Engine hosted on Active Together's website, enables you to find local parks/open spaces, clubs, community groups and their activity sessions near you.

Click on the links below to get started.

Further Volunteering Opportunities

For more information on volunteering opportunities in sport and activity, visit our volunteer page below