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  • Over 1,800 visitors enjoy sunshine and fun at Gruffalo’s Spring Picnic

    Wednesday 19th April, 2017

    Queenswood Country Park hosted a fantastic family event on Saturday 8th April – a Gruffalo’s Spring Picnic – which saw hundreds of families joining in with activities, meeting the Gruffalo and exploring the woods.

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  • Installation of a new bird hide begins at Bodenham Lake

    Wednesday 19th April, 2017

    Today's an exciting day for Bodenham Lake! Gilleard brothers have started installing a new bird hide on the South side of the Lake, allowing the public access to these fantastic views.

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  • Gruffalo’s Picnic to Celebrate spring at Queenswood Country Park

    Friday 10th March, 2017

    After successfully applying to the Big Lottery Fund’s Celebrate programme the Gruffalo Spring Picnic has been awarded £6,289 which will be used to host a one-day event on Saturday 8th April at Queenswood Country Park near Leominster.

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  • Project to revitalise Bodenham Lake given go ahead by funders

    Monday 6th March, 2017

    Herefordshire Wildlife Trust are delighted to have secured funding from the Heritage Lottery and European Regional Development Fund for their project beginning at Bodenham Lake nature reserve this spring.

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  • Children's wildlife art calendar competition launched!

    Thursday 9th February, 2017

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  • Please vote for our pond project at Bodenham!

    Monday 31st October, 2016

    We're delighted to be able to announce that a Herefordshire Wildlife Trust project to create a dipping pond at Bodenham has been selected as one of those which will receive a grant award of up to £12,000 from Tesco's Bags of Help initiative. Please help us to maximise the amount of the grant we'll be given by voting for the project.

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  • Queenswood Country Park nominated for Fields in Trust UK’s Best Park Award

    Friday 21st October, 2016

    Queenswood has been nominated for the Fields in Trust UK’s Best Park, as voted by YOU! Award and now needs public votes to win. Over the last few weeks 214 nominations have been received by Fields in Trust for parks and green spaces that are a much loved part of their local communities. Now it is time to choose the winners; cast your vote at www.fieldsintrust.org/bestpark

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  • Queenswood Country Park set for a spectacular half-term!

    Wednesday 12th October, 2016

    While the autumn colours of the exotic tree collection at Queenswood Arboretum is usually at its peak already, this year it looks set to dazzle at the end of October – just in time for the half-term holiday!

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  • Families enjoy a wonderful day at the launch of the Gruffalo Trail at Queenswood

    Saturday 17th September, 2016

    On 17th September, there were around 2,000 visitors at Queenswood Country Park for the unveiling of the new Gruffalo Trail.

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  • Queenswood Visitor Centre and Shop now open!

    Monday 18th July, 2016

    The Visitor Centre and Shop at Queenswood have now reopened - Thursdays to Sundays from 10.00 to 4.00pm. Pay us a visit and check out our exciting merchandise!

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