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Unusual visitors to the Park

March 30, 2011 – 3:26 pm |

I was sitting chatting to Martin Green at the Forest Centre last week when, in a tangled blur of camera, telescope and binocular, he leapt to his feet, pointing across the water to where a …

Rowing Lake moves forward a length

March 30, 2011 – 3:03 pm |

A 2.3km watersports lake in Bedford River Valley Park came a step closer in March, when Bedford Borough’s Executive formally approved their Allocation and Designations Plan (the Allocations and Designations Plan is part of the …

Hedge laying; a newcomer’s perspective

March 15, 2011 – 10:00 am |

Over the last few autumn & winter months a team of volunteers led mostly by Stephen Gascoyne (the Country Park’s Assistant Ranger) has been busily laying a hedge alongside Station Road between Millbrook and Marston …

'Mark the Park' planting success

March 9, 2011 – 5:51 pm |

Just over two hundred people joined forces to plant over one thousand trees in the very latest piece of new woodland in Bedford River Valley Park last Sunday, 6 March. The Forest Team worked in partnership with Bedford …

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