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Helen Murray – Forest Centre's Catering Manager

February 28, 2012 – 9:40 am |

Helen Murray first attended Bedford College as a catering student – but returned in her 40s to take a degree level course in management. The result is that she is now in charge of catering …

Poplars falling

February 22, 2012 – 3:05 pm |

We recently warned you that we would be felling potentially dangerous poplars in some parts of the Millennium Country Park. The work is now underway. So if you see men with chainsaws up trees – you’ll know what’s happening.

Stripy faces

February 22, 2012 – 2:41 pm |

The second half-term activity for kids was all about badgers. Baby badgers are being born right now in the warmth and security of their underground setts and will stay there until the warmer weather arrives

Colourful – and very creative – creatures!

February 14, 2012 – 12:45 pm |

Monday 13 February saw the beginning of the half term holidays.  The weather outside was grey and dreary.  But I was soon immersed in a very colourful and creative kids’ session.
As always, Jane had devised …

Birds in the Freezer

February 14, 2012 – 12:31 pm |

Our annual early February bird walk always has a title with a cold theme because we hope that it will coincide with a period of extreme cold and possibly snow which will bring  unusual species …

Walking this weekend?

February 3, 2012 – 7:56 am |

It may be frozen and gloomy but you can’t cower inside until until May; can you?
What might lift the spirits and get the blood pumping is to come to the Country Park for a walk. …



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