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Tunes & Tapas on The Terrace - with award winning Rita Baugh
Get your tickets at The Coach House, Ford Park
Tunes & Tapas on The Terrace

Wednesdays 1pm to 3pm

Knit & Natter in the Coach House Cafe

Family Food Growing Workshops (2pm to 4pm)

August 6th 2014 Food growing Fun-Incredibly Edible!

August 20th More Food growing Fun

A Herb Walk with Sarah Atkinson-there will be further walks later in the year

Plant & Seed Swaps Two have been held already-more will be planned later in the year

Art at The Coach House

July & August 2014 Creative Encounters group -led by Jaini Hadley, this group meet weekly at Ford Park

September & October 2014 Irene Stewart Rodgers our artist in residence who draws and paints at Ford park and beyond

November & December 2014 Grant Aspinall -stunning portraits of musicians

January & February 2015 Rachel Pearson -bold abstracts with gold leaf highlights

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

September 16th 2014 Sarah Atkinson: Hedgerow Herbs, a Herbal History

September 25th 2014 Jim Bispham: Walking the Pacific Crest Trail

October 2nd 2014 Janet Hefferman: The Mathematical Detective

Cooking Demonstartions

Please keep checking for future cooking demonstrations
or call 581666 to enquire

Craft Events

Pastel Workshops with Su Melville
Workshop Dates:
Sunday 6th July
Sunday 27th July
Saturday 30th August
All the workshops run from 9.30am to 3.30pm.
Price per workshop £55

Places are limited and a £20 deposit will secure a place.
Contact Su via:
Mobile0779 9548580         E-mail –
Facebook Pages –


We will be holding new craft workshops in the near future

Please ring 01229 580666 for more details and to book

Evening Garden Courses
Workshops Include delicious tea /coffee and cake from the Coach House Café, Top tips, guidance notes and something to take away for your own garden. - £20 per Course

2nd July - Late Summer Salad Growing and Summer Pruning Principles
Gardening in anticipation of the tastes of summer and fruits of autumn

To book a workshop please call to reserve a place

Family Activities

Family Activities 2014-Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm -just turn up 10 minutes before the start!

July 23rd Teddy Bear's Picnic

July 30th Pond Dipping with Cumbria Wildlife Trust

August 6th Food Growing Fun-Incredibly Edible!

August 13th Family Yoga

August 20th More Food Growing Fun

August 27th Earth Education Workshop & Games

Yoga Sessions



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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Monday 23 June 2014

We will be putting in a float as usual in Carnival this year on July 5th -the theme is "That's Entertainment" in connection with the Coronation Hall celebrations. If you would like to take part please check out the details belowRead More

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