If you are experiencing symptoms of coronavirus illness (COVID-19), have received a positive PCR test result, are not fully vaccinated and live in the same household as someone with COVID-19 or have been instructed by Test and Trace to isolate then you are legally required to stay at home. See the latest guidance from Public Health England.

With the safety of our visitors and our team being the number one priority at the Forest Centre at Millennium Country Park we will be following the latest Government guidance, doing what we believe is necessary to keep everyone safe, and to ensure that our guests continue have a comfortable, safe and enjoyable visit.
We believe that the measures below are a sensible approach and the safest decision for our team and visitors. We would like to express a huge thank you for your continued support during these challenging times, and we hope to welcome you to the Forest Centre very soon.

Visiting the Forest Centre...

Please see our opening times page for details of opening hours.

From Friday 10th December 2021 - 
  • All public, staff and volunteers are required to wear face coverings in the Forest Centre (except seating areas in the café) unless medically exempt
  • We ask guests to observe social distancing wherever possible
  • All of our indoor dining tables will remain at 2m apart
  • We encourage the use of the NHS Covid-19 app
  • Hand sanitisation stations will remain in place at the entrance of the Forest Centre
  • An enhanced cleaning regime will still be in operation
  • We are only accepting card/contactless payments throughout the building - we are unable to take cash payments.
For conferences, weddings and private events (hospitality spaces)
We will support organisers to deliver safe and successful events, whilst being able to offer more flexibility over layout and operation for individual bookings. 

Visiting the Millennium Country Park...

The wetlands trail is open for wetlands annual passholders, Friends of the Forest and valid day ticket holders.

All 4 bird hides are open - please sanitise your hands before and after using the hide, maintain social distancing and wear a face covering if social distancing is not possible.

The playground is open Please wipe over equipment before and after use, use hand sanitiser before and after use, maintain social distancing and keep yourself and others safe.

Do not park in front of our gate as we need emergency access 24/7 - if you need to drive to the Millennium Country Park for your daily exercise then please use the out of hours spaces provided.


(UPDATED 10/12/2021)

We will continue to follow advice from the UK Government and Public Health England, and will keep customers and visitors updated via social media, this website and email.

Thank you for your continued support of the Forest of Marston Vale.