February Half Term 14th – 22nd.

Discover how to start a fire without matches © Fiona Harrower

Discover how to start a fire without matches


Tick off more of the '50 Things to do before You’re 11 ¾' activities during the February half term.

  • Daily – Follow our self-led Tracks & Signs quiz trail
  • 17th & 18th - go Wild Animal Tracking
  • 19th - are you up for a Night Walk?
  • 20th – set a day aside for our Family Survival School


For more details and to book where required see below.


Parkrun - every Saturday 9am

Join us every Saturday morning for Parkrun © Fiona Harrower

Join us every Saturday morning for Parkrun

Parkrun is a free and friendly 5K run every Saturday at 9am. The route is marshalled and timed by local volunteers. Supervised children and dogs on leads are welcome to run.

First timers please register to get your barcode to enable your time to be recorded.

Free parking for runners until 10.30am and cafe open from 8.45am.

Photography Exhibition

 Winner of the 2013 competition  © International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition 7

Winner of the 2013 competition

International Photographer of the Year Exhibition                                                                                                                                      From June 26 – September 6 2015 we will be showing the winning images from the 2014 competition.                                

Their are 8 different categories including breathing spaces, beautiful gardens and wildlife in the garden so there should be something for everyone to enjoy. In total 32 images will be on display.                                                                                                 

There is no charge for entry but please note this is a dog free area.