Lake Meadows Park
Location | Billericay, UK
Lake Meadows Park is an area of approximately 17 hectares or 40 acres of public park to the west side of Billericay. The park was officially opened in 1936 and the lake itself has been fed by seven springs since it was created in around 1870.
The Park is a historic parkland that boasts a lake, a small area of ancient woodland, several gardens and a variety of wildlife habitats.
The park has a wide variety of trees, some ancient and others more recent, which provide a valuable habitat for all kinds of wildlife. They support many species of insects, moths, bats and squirrels, as well as many different birds, including blue tits, tree creepers and woodpeckers. This habitat supports some of the the most beautiful species of birds from blue tits to green woodpeckers.