Talk as part of Local History Month 2016.
Informal park which is well landscaped with woods, lakes, bridges and picnic areas. Good access from nearby Newham Grange Country Farm. It's a tranquil place to enjoy a slice of countryside without leaving Middlesbrough.
Down at the lake there are several pairs of Moorhens that nest every year along with the numerous pairs of mallard Ducks.
Early in the morning you can witness the Grey Heron as it wades in the Lake looking for small fish or you might catch a glimpse of the Kingfisher as it flashes along the lake side whenever it gets disturbed.
Featuring fantastic sculptures by local artist Steve Iredale carved with a chainsaw.
Join the Friends of Fairy Dell.