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Family Activities
Simply turn up at the Garden room in the walled garden 10 minutes before advertised start time to ensure your place at the session -these are activities run on Wednesday afternoons during the school holidays

All activities are FREE, but donations always much appreciated!

27th May 2-4pm - Food Growing Fun with Peas & Beans

22 July 2-4pm -Teddy Bear's Picnic

29th July 2-4pm Animal Games

More information about summer holiday sessions to be announced

28th October 2-4pm Shadow Puppets

A new Wildlife Watch Club for children aged 5 to 11 years old to be launched on April 25th 2015!!  Amy Boud from Playful Nature ( , along with some volunteers, will run a pilot project of Wildlife Watch Club sessions on the last Saturday of April (25th), May(30th) and June (27th) 2015 on Saturdays from 10am to 12noon. If they are successful, a regular club will be established. The cost is £3 per child per session. A variety of interesting and fun activities about wildlife and nature will be involved.


 Community Gardening Day -August 6th 2015 from 10am to 4pm-come along and get involved in planting and harvesting!

General activities

Knit & Natter in the Coach House Cafe
Wednesdays 1pm to 3pm

Car Boot Sales

These are now run independently on our field which is hired for the purpose. They happen every Thursday (weather permitting) from 1.30pm to 5.30pm until the end of September plus an extra one on Apple Day Saturday October 3rd

Incredible Edible Ulverston Community Gardening Days (in partnership with Ford Park) will be held throughout the year -the next one is on Thursday August 6th at Ford Park from 10am to 4pm -for more details please ring Kim on 01229 588164

Yoga with Sue Ward
Sunday 28th June, 9 to 11am

Wildflower Meadow Project Picnic June 11th from 12 noon to 2pm -Please bring a picnic along and find out more about the project!

Apple Day Saturday October 3rd 2015

Art at The Coach House

May and June - Rebekahs Encaustic Art

July and Aug - Irene Stewart Rodgers

Sept and Oct - Hannah Willets

Nov and Dec - Ellie Chaney.

Slide and Supper Evenings
A chance to enjoy interesting speakers, good food and great company. The cost of £10 includes a hot supper after the talk + tea and coffee. The bar will be open and booking is essential (01229 581666).

The Spring Programme has now finished and an Autumn 2015 Programme is being planned

Craft Events

New Events Coming Soon

Please ring 01229 580666 for more details and to book

Ford Park Community Group host numerous events on their fields, these mostly take place in the summer months. 

The group also hire out the fields to other organisations to host other events. To enquire about hiring our field please telephone our main office. 01229 580666

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Wildlife Watch Launched!

Monday 13 April 2015

A new Wildlife Watch Club for children aged 5 to 11 years old to be launched on April 25th 2015!!Read More

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