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Wanderings in Willington Woods

March 20, 2017 – 11:30 am |

By Robin Braithwaite
‘No, we are not talking about brush cutters, little orange tractors or chainsaws: we did wood chopping in a previous edition of Wanderings.  It’s the bees that are buzzing.  “That buzzing noise means …

Local fundraising drive

October 3, 2016 – 2:11 pm |

If you shop at the Co-op in Marston, you’ve probably been asked for your membership card when you pay at the till. The Co-op have recently launched their Local Community Fund, which gives money to …

Dog Control Orders- are you aware?

September 15, 2015 – 11:00 am |

The Millennium Country Park is a great spot to exercise your dog with lots of safe paths, dog bins located around the Park, drinking water available and even free dog bags at reception if you …

Spring in Marston Vale Woodlands

April 14, 2015 – 1:45 pm |

What better way to spend a sunny morning than a lovely walk through some of the woodlands of the Forest of Marston Vale Trust?  Spring is definitely well on the way with bluebells beginning to …

Tree planting record breaker in the sun

February 10, 2015 – 6:17 pm | One Comment

Last Sunday saw the biggest ever attendance at a tree planting event organised by the Forest of Marston Vale Trust. Over 450 people made the journey to our latest woodland, between Cranfield and Marston Moretaine …

Grown in Britain week continues!

October 15, 2014 – 1:30 pm |

The Forest of Marston Vale is a proud supporter of Grown in Britain and welcomes the annual Grown in Britain Week (13th – 17th October). It brings together those who value our forests, woodlands & trees …

Rectory Wood – 10 years on…

February 5, 2014 – 1:00 am |

This Sunday, over 300 people attended our special tree planting event for Neville Funeral Service, held at Rectory Wood in Cranfield – in miraculously sunny weather.
After 10 years of planting, Rectory Wood is nearly complete …

Grown in Britain

July 17, 2013 – 5:28 pm |

A national initiative is bringing  together everyone who values our forests, woods and trees and the products we can make from the wood they produce. ‘Grown in Britain’ is an incredibly positive movement that is bringing …



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