Lace up your running shoes and jog around the running track at Birchmeadow to burn some calories. If you are feeling particularly fit, get hold of an orienteering map and see how fast you can complete the course

Running is a great way to keep fit and when combined with the challenge of orienteering it can be an interesting way to appreciate your environment.

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Birchmeadow is a wonderful park for all the family located in the heart of Broseley. There is a well-equipped play area with a sand pit, swings, climbing area and zip wire. Other facilities include football pitches, a running track and woodland walks. The orienteering route is suitable for primary school children and youth groups and has been set up with design help from Wrekin Orienteers.

For more information on orienteering visit the Wrekin Orienteers website.