Ford Park flies the flag as one of the country’s best parks for seventh year

October 14, 2021

Today, Ulverston’s Ford Park has once again been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best – for the seventh consecutive year. In a record-breaking…

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Apple Day cancelled

September 30, 2021

Sadly we have reluctantly taken the decision to cancel Apple Day this year. Although we were expecting poor weather this Saturday, unfortunately the weather has turned for the worse, with…

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Spare a minute to help charity-run Ford Park win a share of £125k

September 20, 2021

Ford Park is hoping to win a share of a £125,000 cash giveaway thanks to local paper, The Mail – but the well-loved Ulverston greenspace needs public support to be…

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Ever thought of volunteering?

September 9, 2021

Volunteers are vital to Ford Park. From planning and running events, plant care to gardening, food growing and ground maintenance – even regular bin emptying (someone has to do it!)…

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Thank you to our Big Give pledgers

September 6, 2021

THANK YOU to all those who made a pledge for our Big Give Christmas Challenge! Your amazing support means we have £1,000 of pledges – fantastic!This amount will hopefully be…

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Local Willwriting service shows support for Ford Park

August 31, 2021

Thinking about making a Will? Kendal Wills, a local professional Willwriting service covering the South Lakes, are kindly offering to make a donation to Ford Park for every Will made…

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Our Big Give Christmas Challenge 2021 begins now – can you pledge to support us?

August 10, 2021

It may only be August but the first phase of the Big Give Christmas Challenge has started and we need your help! Ford Park Community Group is taking part in…

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Join our summer holiday activity programme

July 8, 2021

We are really looking forward to the Summer Holiday Activity Programme taking place at Ford Park during the school holidays. Children will be able to enjoy different outdoor sports and…

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New mosaic nears completion

July 1, 2021

Our Ford Park logo mosaic is taking shape in the park and it looks fantastic! Have you spotted it yet? One of our wonderful trustees, Marilyn, and her talented friends…

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Date for plant nursery re-opening

May 27, 2021

Good news to share! Our plant nursery is set to re-open its gates from Friday 4th June. Selling a range of perennials, vegetable plants, herbs and produce, the plant nursery…

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