You guys smashed the 2.6 Challenge!

We raised over £1055 in just 5 days, thanks to your determination (despite the rain) to get involved... Read more

Writing competition winners announced

We have our winners! Their stories are now officially published on our website... Read more

Parking issue at Rectory Wood

We've been having issues with people parking down Rectory Lane for a while so we're installing clearer signage and asking people please not to park down there, before we have to go a step further, and gate it off. Read more

Coronavirus (COVID19)

The Forest Centre cafe and toilets are now open from 9.30am - 4pm daily. The car park is open until 8pm. Bike Hire, the gift shop and our seating area will re-open on Mon 6th July. Read more

Welcoming our Celebration Wall

Our new, curved Celebration Wall is up in Rectory Wood at the entrance to Marston Thrift! Read more

New corporate friends

We've got some exciting new Corporate Friends coming on board to help us plant another 5 million trees! Read more

2556 kids + 9595 trees

We've just finished tree planting for DEFRA's 1 Million Trees scheme, with over 2500 kids from the local area - and we're a bit inspired by it all... Read more

We're blown away...

Literally. By both the wind and the support for our tree planting this weekend, which saw 200 people plant over 1500 trees. Read more

World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day is coming up on 2nd Feb - an amazing, under-rated habitat that deserves a lot more appreciation! Read more

Works in the Park

New fencing will be going up around Stewartby Watersports Club from Fri 24th January... Read more

Young Farmers plant 420 trees

Bedfordshire Young Farmers just planted an amazing 420 trees at our site near Wilstead to mark the government's Year of Green Action 2019 Read more