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

Limited Pay and Play activities this week

Due to staff self isolating, only limited Pay and Play hire is available on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday this week (11am-5pm) and Saturday and Sunday (10am-5pm). We hope to be back up and running at full capacity by Monday 23 August. Read more

New fencing along the river in the Rural Estate

We are carrying out fencing work along the stretch of the River Nene in the Tumuli field on the Rural Estate, in order to protect the watercourse from pollution and bankside erosion caused by cattle poaching. Read more

Nene Outdoors closed 14th, 15th and 16th August

We are sorry to say that due to unforeseen circumstances Nene Outdoors will be CLOSED FOR HIRE 14th, 15th and 16th August. Anyone who has a booking will be contacted by our team to make alternative arrangements. We are so sorry for any disappointment this causes. #LoveNenePark Read more


To mark #LoveParksWeek 23 July - 1 August , we have been sharing lots of messages in the Park and on social media for #LoveParks, #ProtectParks #RespectParks Read more

New Nene Park Loyalty Cards!

To say thank you to our regular visitors to Nene Outdoors and Lakeside Farm Shop, we're introducing loyalty cards, offering a reward on your 10th visit! Read more

Enter the Fox Play drawing competition!

Construction is now well underway for Fox Play, and while this continues throughout the summer, we are inviting children to enter an art competition to share their excitement about the new play area. Read more

Nene Park response to 'Freedom Day'

After 19 July and throughout the summer, the Park will be operating much as it has been over the past few months. We ask visitors to be mindful of social distancing in busy areas and continue to wear a mask in inside spaces. Read more

Join our community litter picking events this summer

Following the success of our community litter pick in June this year, we are holding four more community litter picking events over the summer holidays to get involved in. Read more

Six Weeks of Summer in the Park

From Friday 23 July, look out for some exciting activities and events running for the six weeks of school summer holidays in the Park! Find out what’s happening and when, with our Six Weeks of Summer guide. Read more

Cattle update from the Rural Estate

This week our farmers on the Rural Estate are expecting a bull and a number of cows, calves and heifers to join the Ruby Red Devon herd on Tumuli Field in Castor. Read more

New parking charges come into effect

New parking charges are now in effect at the Orton Mere and Thorpe Wood car parks. These charges will also replace the current tariff in place at Thorpe Meadows. Read more

£2 million Lottery funding grant approved for Nene Park

The National Lottery Heritage Fund have approved £1.965 million funding grant for Nene Park: Your Community Greenspace project. Read more

Longthorpe Tower to open to the public again

Longthorpe Tower will be opening its doors to the public again on July 10, after day to day management changes hands to Nene Park Trust. Read more

MIXOLOGY presents: UNDER – an exciting outdoor music and dance event in Nene Park

Nene Park will be the location for an exciting music event for Peterborough on August 14th this year, with the day-time event situated under the flyover of Nene Parkway near Orton Mere. Read more

Upgrade option for Ferry Meadows parking members announced

Nene Park responds to feedback regarding the introduction of new parking charges in the wider Park with an upgrade option for Ferry Meadows parking members. Read more

Nene Outdoors closed to the public 28 June to 2 July

Due to large group bookings, Nene Outdoors Watersports & Activity Centre will NOT be open to the public from Monday 28 June - Friday 2nd July. The open water session on Thursday 1st July will be running as usual. Thank you for your understanding. Read more

Nene Park joins up with Keep Britain Tidy litter campaign

The Trust ran a number of litter picking events between 28 May - 13 June to tie in with the Keep Britain Tidy: Great British Spring Clean campaign and helped them reach their 'Million Mile Mission'. Read more

Parkrun return delayed till Saturday 24 July

Parkrun UK has announced the delayed return to 5K Parkrun events in the UK until Saturday 24 July. Read more

New parking charges at Orton Mere and Thorpe Wood

From the week commencing 5th July 2021, Nene Park Trust will be introducing a new parking charge system at the Orton Mere and Thorpe Wood car parks. Read more

Lakeside Play area closed from today

Lakeside Play area is closed from today so please use alternative play areas, picnic and BBQ spots. Read more