Volunteer sessions are currently suspended, with dates in December currently to be confirmed.
Due to the second national lockdown in England, Thursday 5 November 2020 until Wednesday 2 December 2020, all volunteering during this time has been cancelled.
Please contact the Bedfont Lakes Country Park's Countryside Team at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
For park days, we meet at 10am outside The Information Centre, located at the front entrance on Clockhouse Lane.
If you arrive after 10am, the BLCV chalkboard outside the Information Centre will display our location in the park for that day.
For orchard days, come straight to the orchard within Bedfont Lakes 'south side'.
If you're thinking of coming along, please remember to:
Wear clothes appropriate for the weather and sturdy footwear such as walking boots. Wellies can be useful for work on the banks of the lakes and in the water channels.
Please bring your own gardening gloves. We provide all tools.
Bring plenty to drink for hydration and some packed lunch.
Volunteer days are held every third Saturday, and are run all year round.
Meet at 10am
Lunch break at approximately 12:30pm
End at 3pm.
Don't worry if you cannot stay for the whole day, just come for as long as you feel like!
Other events at the park
Other (non-voluteering) activites, frequently held by the Bedfont Lakes Country Park rangers, include: bird walks, family fun days, and childrens' activities including shelter building, mini-beasting, bat walks, camping nights, Easter egg hunts, and animal handling at the Animal Centre.