Plans revealed for new cafe at Thorpe Meadows

We have unveiled our plans to install to install a café, a small play area and toilet facilities and in the area of land adjacent to the car park at the entrance to Thorpe Meadows. Read more

Funding confirmed to March 2025 for Peterborough Presents

Community arts organisation Peterborough Presents is delighted to announce that they have secured additional funding from Arts Council England, allowing them to continue working with communities and creatives across the city until March 2025. Read more

Winter 2021 Parklife out now!

The winter 2021 edition of Parklife is out now, packed with news and updates from across the Park. Read it online or pick up a paper copy in the Park. Read more

Sikh Community plant more trees at Nene Park

On Friday 19th November, members of the Peterborough Sikh Community came together to celebrate Guru Nanak's 552nd birth anniversary, by planting more trees along the edge of the River Nene by the lock at Orton Staunch. Read more

Celebrating 10 years of volunteering with a new film!

To continue our celebrations of 10 years of volunteering, we held a series of celebrations on Friday 19th November with tea, cake and the launch of our new volunteering film. Read more

Christmas at Nene Park!

With Christmas fast approaching, it’s time to enter into the festive spirit at Nene Park! Discover the craft workshops, read about our fundraising stars and photography calendar, and explore the exciting and unique shopping opportunities found at the Visitor Centre & Gift Shop and Lakeside Farm Shop in Ferry Meadows. Read more

November news from the Rural Estate

Discover the latest news from the Rural Estate! This update focuses on our winter work programme, a return to Woodlands for Scott Bryan, looking ahead with the share farming partnership and the new Park to Plate sustainable lamb box initiative. Read more

Local lamb from Park to Plate

Lamb boxes containing lamb born and reared on land managed in a nature-friendly way, including on Nene Park's Rural Estate, are now available to order from our online shop. Read more

Christmas Gift Guide

With Christmas around the corner, you'll find an exciting range of unique gifts at our Visitor Centre & Gift Shop and Lakeside Farm Shop in Ferry Meadows. Check out a taster of what you can expect to find in our Gift Guide, then pop in for a browse on your next visit to the Park! Read more

Winter opening hours now in operation

From 1 November - 1 March, we run our winter opening hours in the Park. Find out more about some of the changes over the winter months. Read more

Nene Outdoors closed on Saturday 23rd October

There will be no Pay and Play Watersports available on Saturday 23rd October, due to staff sickness. Read more

Fox Play opening in half term!

Construction has now finished on our new play area at Lakeside, Fox Play, and it will be open to the public from Tuesday 26th October. Read more

Ferry Meadows flies the Green Flag again

In a record-breaking year for the Green Flag Award, as the scheme marks its Silver Jubilee, Ferry Meadows is one of 2,127 parks celebrating success today. Read more

Lost World will reopen on 23rd October

Lost World, the exciting Amazon-themed soft play centre at Serpentine Green shopping centre will reopen on 23rd October, in time for October half term. Read more

Planning permission granted for new bridge

We're delighted to share that planning permission has now been granted by Peterborough City Council for a new bridge in Ferry Meadows. Read more

Autumn festival events and activities

We are holding a week of autumnal themed events and activities in the Park during the half term week: 23rd-31st October. Find out more and book your places. Read more

Celebrating 10 years of volunteering

5th October this year marks 10 years since the volunteer programme at Nene Park Trust was set up. Find out more about how volunteer numbers and roles have grown over the last ten years as the programme goes from strength to strength. Read more

Boardwalk closed on 5th October

Due to a dangerous tree being taken down, the boardwalk will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday 5th October, from the Mount (close to Milton Ferry Bridge) to the steps near Thorpe Wood golf course. Read more

Nene Outdoors closed to the public

Due to a number of large group bookings, Nene Outdoors Watersports & Activity Centre will be closed to the general public on the 13th, 19th, 20th and 21st October. Read more

Finding Balance exhibition in the Park

Find out more at an exhibition near Lynch Lake in Ferry Meadows, up until the end of November 2021 Read more

Autumn 2021 Parklife out now!

The autumn 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. Read more

What's on in the Park this week?

Weekly what's on guide to your summer at Nene Park. Events and activities running from Monday 23rd August to Monday 30th August. Read more

August news from the Rural Estate

Discover the latest news from the Rural Estate! This update focuses on haymaking and land management; farming news including the arrival of the Ruby Red Devon cattle and a new welcome at Woodlands. Read more