Due to a number of devastating fires affecting Cannock Chase AONB in May, the Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service and Staffordshire County Council have issued the following instructions for visitors to Cannock Chase: 

Fire Safety Advice

Do not use barbeques 

Disposable or otherwise

Do not light camp fires 

Avoid unnecessary fire risks

Dispose of cigarettes responsibly  

Discarded cigarettes can cause fires

Think of Emergency Vehicles 

Do not park on verges or block barriers used by emergency vehicles

Please ensure you help keep Cannock Chase AONB beautiful

Take your litter home

Keep dogs under close control 

Respect other people 

Do not eat anything unless you are an experienced forager

The Countryside Code
is available here

Please adhere to the government’s
latest Coronavirus advice

Car Parking

In the event of your chosen car park being full or otherwise unsafe to use, alternative parking can be found nearby at: 

Brindley Village Car Park, Brindley Rd, WS12 4LL (free)
Brindley Bottom Car Park, Brindley Rd, WS12 4PR (free)
Flints Field Car Park, Brindley Rd, WS12 4PP (free) 
Marquis Drive Visitor Centre, Marquis Dr, WS12 4PW (some free, some paid) 
Camp Field Car Park, Brindley Heath Rd, WS12 4PW (free) 
Duffields Car Park, Brindley Heath Rd, WS12 4PW (free) 
Cannock Chase AONB Car Park Map

If using Sat Nav, please also consult a map and check your destination before setting off due to large-ranging postcode areas.

Please be aware that local facilities may differ from advertised due to social distancing measures.


Walking Guide

The area of Brindley Heath and Brindley Village has many easy-to-navigate paths. However, if you’re unfamiliar with the area, or want to make sure you take in lots of the village’s hidden history, you may wish to download our walking guide which will take you 1 mile around Brindley Village