Opening & Closing Times 2019

Park Opens 7.30am Monday – Saturday, Sunday opening 9.00am.

Park Closing
The closing times vary with daylight hours (see below). A whistle is blown when locking time commences so please make your way to the nearest exit. The Cliff Lane gates are opened & closed first
Locking Time Start/Finish
Jan. 14th – 16.30pm / 16.45pm
Jan. 21st – 16.45 / 17.00
Feb. 4th – 17.00 / 17.15
Feb. 25th – 17.30 / 17.45
March 4th – 17.45 / 18.00
March 11th – 18.00 / 18.15
March 25th – 19.30 / 19.45
April 8th – 20.00 / 20.15
April 22nd – 20.30 / 20.45
May 6th – 20.45 /21.00
May 20th – 21.00 / 21.15
June 3rd – 21.15 / 21.30
July – 21.15 / 21.30
August 5th – 21.00 / 21.15
August 19th – 20.30 / 20.45
Sept. 2nd – 20.00 / 20.15
Sept. 16th – 19.30 / 19.45
Sept. 30th – 19.00 / 19.15
Oct. 14th – 19.00 / 19.15
Oct. 21st – 18.00 / 18.15
Oct. 28th – 17.00 / 17.15
Nov. 4th -16.30 / 16.45
December – 16.30 / 16.45

BST Begins 31st March 2019
BST Ends 27th October 2019

Visiting Holywells Park

Buses
The park is about 10 minutes walk from the Ipswich Central which is served by numerous buses. You can view a route map here.
There are bus routes that pass directly by the park:

X1, X3 Bishop’s Hill entrance
Every 8 minutes on Nacton Road/Bishop’s Hill (Mon-Sat. daytime )
X3 about every hour (Sun. daytime)

6, 6A Cliff Lane entrance
Every 20 minutes Cliff Lane (Mon-Sat. daytime )
About every 30 minutes (Sun. daytime)

Parking
The car park at the Cliff Lane entrance can only be used by blue badge holders.
Visitors are advised to use public transport or the car park at Athena Hall off Duke Street, which is only a few minutes walk from the Myrtle Road and Cliff Lane entrances to the park. It is open from 8am to midnight.