Fly tipping at the Millennium Country Park!

Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park colleagues pull together to clear up act of thoughtless fly tipping on site. Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Forest of Marston Vale receives over £2.3 million to plant trees and give more people greater access to nature

The Forest of Marston Vale Trust has been allocated £2.3M in funding by Defra to plant trees and create new woodlands under plans to increase access to nature for communities across England. Read more

Gardeners corner - activities in July

Our Gardening Volunteers do a terrific job of keeping the garden areas at Millennium Country Park looking their best in every season - here's what they've been up to in July. Read more

PRESS RELEASE: Millennium Country Park celebrates a sweet 16 years as one of the UK’s best parks

The Forest of Marston Vale team are celebrating another win for local green space Read more

WE DID IT! A turtle dove campaign update

We asked and you helped to create and manage brand new turtle dove feeding plots at Millennium Country Park! Read more

Tree guards - our success so far...

You might remember us telling you about a project to remove the tree guards from our older Community Woodlands. Well, we've hit a pretty impressive milestone... Read more

Gardeners corner - activities in June

Our Gardening Volunteers do a terrific job of keeping the garden areas at Millennium Country Park looking their best in every season - here's what they've been up to in June. Read more

An afternoon of fun at Shocott Spring

We welcomed over 40 local families for a day of fun in our Community Woodland in Bedford! Read more

Nature news - June wildlife sightings

The June 2022 wildlife sightings from Millennium Country Park, Marston Moretaine. Read more

Site news - a Bedfordshire first at Millennium Country Park

It’s been an exciting time at Millennium Country Park of late, as we’re able to confirm that a bittern (Botaurus stellaris) appears to have bred in the Park. Read more

PRESS RELEASE: If you go down to the woods today… you’ll find a Teddy Bears’ picnic and family fun!

We're inviting local residents to join them at a free celebration of Shocott Spring Read more

Site news - bird surveys at Folly Wood

Forest of Marston Vale Volunteer Rolf has been surveying birds at Folly Wood, and identified (what we hope to be) a number of breeding bird species at the site Read more