Ford Park Community Group – Rooted in the community

Welcome to Ford Park

So much more than a park. Visit, roam, eat, shop, play.

Discover more about this amazing place…

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Base Restaurant at Ford Park

At the heart of Ford Park, you will find Base – a contemporary restaurant offering daytime and evening meals.

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Ford Park Plant Nursery and Garden

Our plant nursery, situated within the walled kitchen garden, is certainly worth a visit – stocking a range of beautiful plants

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Volunteering at Ford Park

Volunteers are the backbone of Ford Park – carrying out a diverse range of tasks as part of a fantastic, dedicated team from all backgrounds.

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What’s on at Ford Park

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Support us

Did you know Ford Park is run by a charity? Which means we don’t receive any government funding to secure the future of this wonderful place. Instead, we rely on membership subscriptions, donations and volunteers to look after the amazing green space we care for. Can you help support us?

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Weddings at Ford Park

As one of Ulverston’s ‘hidden gems’, Ford Park is a wonderfully unique setting for your special day. Whether it’s an intimate occasion or a grand celebration, we can create a bespoke package to suit you.

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School visits to Ford Park

School groups are welcome at Ford Park – there’s certainly plenty to explore. Let us help tailor your visit.

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Discover. Things to see and do

In the urban heart of Ulverston, you’ll find Ford Park – acres of beautiful green space, offering plenty for all ages


Everyone knows children love to play outdoors and here at Ford Park, it’s one giant natural play area with plenty of space to run around and lots of paths to explore. Our natural playground allows ...

Volunteering at Ford Park

Volunteers are the heartbeat of Ford Park. From planning and running events, plant care to gardening, food growing and grounds maintenance – even regular bin emptying (someone has to do it!) – volu...

Celebrations and Functions

Perfect setting for all occasions – There’s nowhere quite like Ford Park – which makes it a memorable setting for your occasion. The Williams Room Situated on the first floor of the Coach House (a ...

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Covid 19

Over the past year, many of us have realised just how important green space,
such as Ford Park, is for our health and wellbeing.

Help us keep this special place open and accessible for all – not only in the near future but for generations to come - with a one-off donation or annual membership. Simply visit

Your support will help us continue to protect our precious green space for all to enjoy. Thank you