Bishops Park is a well-used park by all members of the community including people with SEND. Action on Disability (AOD) have often visited the park and in previous years they have run programmes for young people with SEND from there. Parentsactive, Mencap and AOD were involved in the consultation of the design of the park between 2008-12.
The council do not run any specific activities for SEND in the park but welcome organisations and families shoud they wish to do so.
It is one of the borough's most popular and well-used parks and is listed as Grade II in English Heritage's Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England.
The park also boasts a unique urban beach.