Welcome back to our Visitor Centre and Gift Shop

After too many weeks with the doors closed, our Visitor Centre and Gift Shop will re-open on Monday 12 April. Read more

Facilities reopening - key visitor facts

As we start to come out of lockdown, we are looking forward to reopening all our facilities in the Park. Take a look at these key visitor facts and dates for when our different facilities will be open again. Read more

Lakeside Activity Centre approved at planning committee

Nene Park Trust’s plans to create an exciting indoor activity and climbing centre at Lakeside in Ferry Meadows have been approved by Peterborough City Council’s planning committee. Read more

Plans for Lakeside Activity Centre enter final stages of consultation

Plans to create an exciting climbing and activity centre at Lakeside in Ferry Meadows are expected to be considered by Peterborough City Council’s planning committee shortly. Read more

Become a parking member and enter a prize draw to win a refund!

Take out a parking membership for Ferry Meadows during March and April this year and be entered into a prize draw to win a refund on the membership fee - that's a year's parking for free! Read more

Bridge closure at Thorpe Meadows

The pedestrian bridge at Thorpe Meadows will be closed from Monday 15th March due to safety reasons Read more

Lakeside play area closure

From 15th March the Lakeside play area, BBQ stands and surrounding grass area will be closed to the public for an estimated two weeks. Read more

Walk 100 miles with Step into Spring!

Nene Park Trust are excited to launch 'Step into Spring' - a 100 mile walking challenge for you to take part in and raise funds for Nene Park Trust! Read more

Our share farmers are expecting new arrivals!

Share farmers Craig and Ryan Baxter have been busy pregnancy scanning their flock of 250 sheep. The results are in, and we can confirm they are expecting a total of 436 lambs, with the first arrivals due around 19th April. Read more

Spring 2021 Parklife out now!

The spring 2021 edition of Parklife is out now, packed with news and updates from across Nene Park. Read it online or pick up a copy in the Park once our Visitor Centre, cafes and Nene Outdoors are open again. Read more

News from the Rural Estate

Discover the latest news from the Rural Estate! This update focuses on the benefits of the recent flooding, flock news from our shared farmers and recent developments at Woodlands. Read more

We're 'Silver' Investors in the Environment

We have been awarded Silver Investors in the Environment accreditation (IIE) with a score of 78%, after a detailed audit process. Read more

New hybrid elms planted

Three new hybrid elm trees have been planted in front of the Visitor Centre in Ferry Meadows, replacing the veteran elms which were felled last year due to Dutch elm disease. Read more

Announcing our new parking payment app

We have launched a new parking payment app for use at Ferry Meadows and Orton Meadows car parks. Read more

Pontoon Bridge closure on Thursday 18 February

Pontoon Bridge in Ferry Meadows will be closed to visitors on Thursday 18 February, from 8am to 4pm, while ground investigation work is carried out by our engineering consultants. Read more

Flooding update: 11/02/21

The water levels are returning to normal and Ferry Meadows is accessible in all areas. Find out more about the wider areas of Nene Park here. Read more

Plans revealed for landmark new bridge in Nene Park

We have released plans for the replacement of Pontoon bridge and other exciting improvements to visitor facilities at Ferry Meadows. Read more

Flooding update: 04/02/21

An update on the flooding across Nene Park and which areas are accessible. Read more

Parking tariff increase from 1st February

From 1st February 2021, the parking tariff is increasing by around 5% at Ferry Meadows and Orton Meadows car parks. Read more

New lockdown learning resources

Our Nene Park Trust Education team is busy creating videos, learning notes and activity sheets to help parents, carers and teachers do some fun nature-focused activities with their children as part of their lockdown learning. Read more

Park project highlights of 2020

Watch this video to find out more about some of the projects and developments that took place at Nene Park over 2020. Read more

NEW photography competitions for 2021!

Following the unprecedented success of the monthly photography competitions run in 2020, Nene Park is excited to announce the launch of a new competition for 2021. Read more

Park to stay open for new national lockdown

We are pleased that Nene Park will remain open for the new national lockdown with car parks, toilet blocks and play areas operating as usual. Read more