Facilities Children's play area, football pitch, bowling greens and pavilion Book a football pitch This park has 1 junior football pitch. View the terms & conditions before continuing with a request. The prices are listed within the form - book a football pitch and we'll contact you about availability. History Didsbury Park was one of the first municipal planned parks in the city, redesigned in the 1920s to include recreational features for residents, some of which still exist. The site mainly consists of amenity grassland, woodland and flora. The park is thought to have an old air-raid shelter underneath the football pitch. Green Flag Green Flag awarded in 2014.