Runnymede Explored blog

Welcome to our Runnymede Explored blog! We'll be bringing you everything you need to know about Runnymede, whether it's project updates, volunteering opportunities or an insight into day-to-day life on site.

Ed Tebbs, Runnymede Explored project volunteer Ed Tebbs Runnymede Explored project volunteer
Cyclist by the Thames

Making the most of your daily exercise 

How to make the most of your chance to get moving each day!

Runnymede, Surrey

Online resources 

There's a whole host of online content on the National Trust websites to experience while in isolation. Here’s a list of some of the great things you can find and interact with on our websites.

Runnymede, Surrey

A new start at Runnymede 

With the bitter winds of winter making way for the gentle lull of spring, there are few times of the year where Runnymede feels more like a breath of fresh air.

Snowdrops in bloom

Snowdrops and bluebells at Runnymede  

Runnymede's snowdrops and bluebells are the first signs of spring appearing in the woodland.

Red Kite

Birds of Runnymede 

Learn all about the birds which swoop in the skies above Runnymede.

North Lodge covered in snow at Runnymede in Surrey

125 Years of the National Trust  

Learn about our year of celebrations throughout 2020 to mark 125 years of the National Trust.

Wreath making workshop at Runnymede

Wreath making at Runnymede 

Find out more about the humble wreath, a decoration which people have placed on their festive front doors throughout the ages.

Langham Pond Runnymede

Discovering Langham Pond 

Discover Langham Pond on this walk through the meadows of Runnymede.

Runnymede, Surrey

A thirty minute walk through Runnymede 

A thirty minute stroll through the meadows of Runnymede and everything you can look out for and experience along the way.