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Volunteers restore hedge

December 12, 2012 – 2:01 pm |

A neglected hedge was in desperate need of attention, so with funding from Natural England the Bedford River Valley Park Volunteers sprang into action to breathe life into the old field boundary. 
The hedge is …

Holiday opening

December 11, 2012 – 2:08 pm |

Christmas opening times:
Christmas Eve, Monday 24 December, 8am until 2.00pm
Christmas day & Boxing Day, closed
Thursday 27 December, 8am until 4pm
Friday 28 December 8am until 4pm
Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 December normal hours 10am till 5.00pm
New …

Recognition for Park’s success

December 7, 2012 – 8:00 am |

As you may know, earlier this year, the Millennium Country Park successfully achieved the Green Flag Award for the 6th consecutive year. The Green Flag Award Scheme recognises and rewards the best green spaces in …

Tree planting success

December 6, 2012 – 8:00 am |

We were incredibly lucky last Sunday, to wake up to a morning of brilliant sunshine, and that’s how it stayed all day. Cold it certainly was, but that didn’t seem to dampen the enthusiasm of the 240 people who …

Fab festival

December 5, 2012 – 3:45 pm |

The Christmas Tree Festival held at the Forest Centre over last weekend was a tremendous success. Car parks were packed, trees twinkled, presents purchased and Santa seekers were satisfied.
All-in-all, for a first time event, we …

Planting all on

December 1, 2012 – 9:20 pm |

Despite the frost, we will be out planting trees on Sunday. It’s only a long run of days and nights during which temperatures stay below freezing, that stops us.
We really hope you’ll join us – …



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