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High Legh Miniature Railway

Now reopen – cash only. Halliwells Brow, High Legh , Knutsford, England WA16 0QW T: 01925 756991

Reddish Vale Farm, Stockport

Now reopen – must book in advance. Reddish Vale Country Park, Reddish Vale, Stockport SK5 7HE T: 0161 480 1645

Cockfields Farm

Now reopen – need to book tickets in advance Lees New Road Ashton-under-Lyne OL68AR T: 0161 331 3322

Wild Shore Delamere

Cable Wakeboarding, Aqua Park, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Open Water Swimming, and more. Must book in advance. Wild Shore Delamere, Delamere sailing and holiday park, Chester Road, Northwich CW8 2JL T: 01606 655536

Cheshire Aquapark

Now open for family/social bubble groups – book in advance. Manley LaneChester, Cheshire WA60PE T: 01928 740243

Manley Mere

Now open for the adventure trail and watersports – book in advance. Manley Lane Chester, Cheshire WA6 0PE T: 01928 740243

Brookside Miniature Railway, Poynton

Now open on selected days. London Road North Poynton SK12 1BY T: 07818 070723

The Ice Cream Farm

Outdoor attractions, parlour, food outlets and Impulse Emporium are open. The Ice Cream Farm, Newton Lane, Tattenhall, Chester, Cheshire CH3 9NE T: 0800 133 7000

Walton Hall and Gardens, Warrington

Now reopen, including adventure playground and children’s zoo.  Adventure Golf and other outdoor games remain closed at time of writing – please check with venue for updates. Walton Hall, Walton Lea Road, Higher Walton Warrington, England T: 01925 262908

Pick Your Own, Cheshire

Click here for our list of pick your own fruit farms in and around East Cheshire.

Gauntlet Birds of Prey Eagle and Vulture Park, Knutsford

Reopening 1st July. Manchester Road, Knutsford WA16 0SX T: 01565 754419

Blue Planet Aquarium, Chester

Reopening 4th July. Longlooms Road Chester, Cheshire CH65 9LF T: 0151 357 8804

Go Ape, Delamere

Reopened 27th June – book online Delamere Forest Northwich CW8 2JD T: 01603 895500

Gulliver’s World, Warrington

Reopening 4th July. Camp Rd, Burtonwood Warrington, England WA5 9YZ T: 01925 444888

Brookside Miniature Railway, Poynton

Reopening 4th July. London Road North Poynton SK12 1BY T: 07818 070723  

Rudyard Lake, Leek

Toilets now reopened but at the time of writing the on-site parking only for registers lake users. Rudyard, Staffordshire T: 01538 306280

Tittesworth Water, Stoke on Trent

Now reopen including the toilets and cafe for takeouts. Meerbrook, Stoke-On-Trent, United Kingdom ST13 8SW T: 01538 300188

Trentham Monkey Forest, Staffordshire

Reopening 25th June. Book tickets on their website. Trentham Estate, Stone Rd, Tittensor, Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9HR T: 01782 659845

Trentham Monkey Forest, Staffordshire

Reopening 25th June.  Book tickets online in advance. Trentham Estate, Stone Rd, Tittensor, Stoke-on-Trent ST12 9HR T: 01782 659845

Beeston Castle, Tarporley

Now Open. You need to book tickets in advance, you won’t be able to visit without your booking confirmation. Members – tickets free but still need to be booked in advance. 10am-5pm The Castle, Woodland Walk – Open The Roundhouse – Closed but can be viewed from the outside. Cafe – A kiosk will be…

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Runway Visitor Park, Altrincham

Now reopen. T: 0161 489 3932

Alton Towers, Stoke on Trent

Gardens reopened, resort reopening 4th July. T: 0871 222 3330  

Peak Wildlife Park, Leek

Re-opened on Saturday the 20th June.  Book tickets online.  Cafe closed but click and collect in operation.  No keeper talks – virtual talks instead and play areas will remain closed until further notice. T: 01538 308880

Blaze Farm, Macclesfield

Reopen on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The nature trail and facilities will be open however there will initially only be seating available outside. T: 01260 227229

Raptor Safari

Dinosaur Park in Wilmslow.


For a list of the parks and playgrounds reopening on 6th July click here. We’ve got details of our favourite parks in and around East Cheshire here.  

Arley Hall and Gardens

Gardens have now reopened. T; 01565 777 353

Knowsley Safari Park

Reopened 15th June – need to book tickets in advance via their website. T: 0151 430 9009

Chester Zoo

Reopened 15th June – need to book tickets in advance via the Zoo’s website. T: 01244 380280

Astbury Darlings, Congleton

Bring the soft play to your little ones with our Bouncy Castle and Soft Play Equipment Hire!! We now provide a fully contactless delivery and installation service for our inflatables, leaving you with everything you need to have a wonderful, but most importantly, safe time. We want to reassure our customers that we are taking every…

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National Trust

We’ve got the latest position with regards local National Trust sites here.

Food and Grocery Places Open for Take away/Delivery

We have extensive lists of Restuarant, Cafe, Food and Grocery places open for take away/delivery in Macclesfield, Knutsford, Congleton, Sandbach, Wilmslow, Poynton, Alderley Edge, Prestbury and Holmes Chapel. Take a look here.