• Report from the Nature Sleepout June 2019

    A micro-adventure is fun, exciting, challenging, refreshing and rewarding.  A real escape to wilderness, simplicity and the great outdoors.  It’s also short, simple, local, cheap.  Barnwell Country Park Nature Sleep Out is just such a micro-adventure.  Here’s what happened this year, read on … 75 brave adventurers, of all ages, arrived at 3pm ready for […]

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  • Gangsta Granny – Tuesday 11 July

    We are delighted to welcome back Heartbreak Productions to perform our annual Outdoor Family Theatre piece in the beautiful setting of Barnwell Country Park. This family-friendly open-air theatre event is a highlight of the diary for all ages. Bring your picnic and low-backed chairs and rugs for David Walliams’ fabulous tale of Gangsta Granny. For […]

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  • Latest parking charges

        Up to 4 hours New Charge Motor Car £3.20 Motor Cycle Free Up to 8 hours New Charge Motor Car £5.20 Motor Cycle Free Up to 12 hours New Charge Motor Car £7.20 Motor Cycle Free Annual Season Ticket New Charge Covering all five parks £51.50 Parking in one named park £38.00 Adding […]

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  • Easter Activities in April

      Sat 6th – Tue 23rd 10.00 – 16.00 Easter Quiz Trail Collect a quiz sheets from the Kingfisher Café for a fun, self-led quiz trail around the park.  Return to the café to check your answers and collect your prize.  £2 per quiz, including prize.  Normal car parking charges apply.   Fri 12th 10.30 […]

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  • Charitable status

    As of 15 February 2019 the Friends of Barnwell Country Park is now a charity, registered under number 1182070. Check it out on the official register here. Here is a note from the Treasurer: Hello.  My name is Bob Ward, relatively new into the post of Treasurer for the Group.   My most recent task has […]

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  • It’s half term

    Don’t miss these activities for kids in the park this week.   Sat 16th – Sun 24th 10.00 – 16.00 Spring Quiz Trail Collect a quiz sheet from the Kingfisher Café for a fun, self-led quiz trail around the park.  Return to the café to check your answers and collect your prize. Tue 19th 11.00 […]

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