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Queen’s Award press clipping

August 26, 2015 – 3:35 pm | One Comment

Thanks to the Bedford Times and Citizen for printing a piece about the Lord Lieutenant of Bedfordshire presenting the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service to the Forest Volunteers in July.

Local author turns kids into pirates

August 19, 2015 – 10:38 am |

We were thrilled to bits to have Ruth Whenham back at the Forest Centre this week, signing copies of her books and telling the story of Captain Sillyvoice and the Sea Monster this week – …

Millbrook Flooding

August 17, 2015 – 3:26 pm | 3 Comments

While I don’t like to speak of winter weather (the sun is shining outside as I write this) we have begun the process of hopefully finding a solution to the winter flooding problems on the …

Volunteer Task on 25th cancelled

August 13, 2015 – 12:26 pm |

Due to unforseen circumstances, our volunteer task at the Grange Estate on 25th August is cancelled. For more information about upcoming volunteer tasks, please see our events page, or contact us on 01234 767037.

Station Road Closure – we’re open as normal!

August 11, 2015 – 3:52 pm | One Comment

In a few weeks (Tues 15th Sept – Tues 3rd Nov), Station Road will be partially closed for roadworks. We will still be open as normal for the course of the roadworks, however you will …

Farmers Market in the top 9!

August 6, 2015 – 9:08 am |

We’re very happy to see our Farmers’ Market in the Beds on Sunday top 9 Farmers’ Markets of Bedfordshire this week! Obviously that means that, if you haven’t already, you should check it out on …

Sea swallows in the Country Park

August 4, 2015 – 7:11 am |

The common tern is a bird that seems to hang from the sky on invisible threads, such are its powers of flight. Of any bird I’ve ever watched this is the one that appears to …



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