Quiet shady places to go in a heatwave

A view of Horsham Riverside Walk at the weir

When it's too hot to do anything, but you're itching to do SOMETHING. Sound familiar? Check out these shady spots for some leisurely activity in hot weather.

Leechpool and Owlbeech Woods

A favourite with Horsham dog walkers, there's shade and sun in this vast Horsham woodland, especially at the top end. Plenty of places to build a den, and a children's play area too.

Visit Leechpool and Owlbeech Woods

Riverside Walk

Stroll along shady paths around Horsham town centre exploring Horsham Riverside Walk. There's plenty of tree cover and you could stop off in town for refreshments.

Visit Horsham Riverside Walk

Beech Road Recreation Ground

Kids will love the Beech Glade woodland-themed play area hidden in the trees at Beech Road Recreation Ground Horsham.

Please follow social distancing guidelines when using the play area and park responsibly.

Find a play area

And for air conditioning...

Why not book a cinema trip? Everyman Horsham and The Capitol are open with social distancing in place.