Ford Park Community Group – Rooted in the community

The Coach House @ Ford Park

**  The Coach House @ Ford Park is closed until further notice **

Enjoy dining at the heart of the park – with delicious, freshly prepared dishes, homemade cakes, children’s menu, a wide selection of hot and cold drinks… there’s something for everyone at The Coach House @ Ford Park.

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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, herbaceous 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

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, sales at the café & bistro and volunteers to look after the park 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. Whether it’s to celebrate the news of a new arrival, a special birth...

Parks and Gardens

Ford Park is open to the public at all times… so come along and enjoy the green, open space! With open fields, woodland, trails, wildflower meadow and an orchard surrounding Grade Two listed buildi...

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Ford Park is at the heart of the community and we want to ensure this continues for future generations – can you support us?

By joining our fantastic members of Ford Park, or by simply making a kind donation, you will be helping our small charity to maintain and care for the park we all love – we can’t do it without you!