50 Things Club

On the first Sunday of every month we hold a '50 Things to do before you are 11 ¾' event. There is a new list of 'things' out this month so come along to find out more.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

There will be a variety of activiities from the new '50 Things' handbook, depending on the weather. Come along and join in to add another sticker to your record.

This activity is free as is parking for NT Members and Blue Badge Holders. Non members pay £3.50.

The basics

This is a children's event
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet at the front of the Centre
What to bring and wear
Having fun involves getting muddy so wear something you don't mind getting dirty and sturdy shoes.
Most activities take place in the countryside or woods. Depending on the weather it may not be possible to bring prams or wheelchairs onto off road trails.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
4 August 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
1 September 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
6 October 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
3 November 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available
1 December 2019 14:00 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Chilterns Gateway Centre
Call 01582 500920

Upcoming events

Stitch & Craft group in the View Café

Mon 22 Jul 2019
Come and join Kathie and friends for this two hour craft and chat group. Bring along something you are working on to share with the group. Every Monday from 10.00 - 12.00, excluding Bank Holidays.

Summer of Sport 2019

Mon 22 Jul 2019
Come along and see how many sports you can take part in during July and August. Every day, from 10.00 to 16.00 there will be a selection of games and sports to suit everyone.

Walking Wednesdays - Nordic Walking: Adventure walk

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Enjoy the extensive, lovely views to be seen from the chalk grasslands of Dunstable Downs. Nordic Walk alongside the wild flower meadows and woodlands and along the chalk escarpment of the Chiltern Hills.

Afternoon teas at the View Café

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Join us for one of our special afternoon teas this summer.

Macro Nature Photography Workshops

Fri 26 Jul 2019
Would you like to take amazing photographs of nature at Dunstable Downs? This is your chance as wildlife photographer, Rosalind White, will be holding photography workshops here in July and August.

Dunstable Downs parkrun

Sat 27 Jul 2019
Parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs at many venues around the world, organised by volunteers.