Oundle International Festival

Andy Campbell

Enjoy this annual arts festival which incorporates music, theatre, film and Party at the Wharf.

An Evening With Harry Redknapp

Andy Campbell

I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here winner and famous football manager Harry Redknapp comes to Northampton and will be telling stories from his football days and his time in the jungle.

Not all Fish and Ships

Andy Campbell

1pm and 7pm. A new play about the Synod of Whitby and the famous quarrel in 664 regarding setting a date for Easter and the pattern of monks’ haircuts!

Little Grey Men Children’s Trail: Bill Badger & The Pirates

Andy Campbell

Inspired by the characters and stories of local Northamptonshire author ‘BB,’ our summer trail explores the woods, meadows and moats at Lyveden in search of a new adventure. Booking not required, normal admission prices apply.

Holiday Trail

Karen Williams

Collect a trail sheet  from the Visitor Centre and then hunt for clues as you walk around Ferry Meadows.  Return to the Visitor Centre to claim your prize. Available every day during the school holidays 10am – 3.30pm. £1 per sheet. No need to book just come to the visitor centre during school holidays.

Open Water Swimming

Karen Williams

Open water swimming is one of the fastest growing sports in the country combining an opportunity to improve fitness with an enjoyment of the outdoors.  Whether you are training for a triathlon or just want to take part in an activity which is sociable as well as good for you, we welcome all swimmers to our regular weekly sessions every … Read More

Tractor Rides

Karen Williams

Join Ranger Chris Rollason for a ride in one of the Trusts tractors. Children can sit in the spare seat of the tractor while being driven around a cordoned off area on Coney Meadow. No need to book. First come first served – a queue system will be in place if busy

Little Grey Men Children’s Trail: Bill Badger & The Pirates

Karen Williams

Inspired by the characters and stories of local Northamptonshire author ‘BB,’ our summer trail explores the woods, meadows and moats at Lyveden in search of a new adventure. Admission charge of £7.20 applies to adults. Under 18’s go free. £1 for trail.

Saturday Social Paddle

Karen Williams

Led by experienced paddlers, come and visit some of the hidden areas in and around Gunwade Lake. Hire a kayak from Nene Outdoors and join in, or bring you own. Normal hire charges apply. No Need to book, just come along, meet at Nene Outdoors by 08:45.

Junior Sailing Club

Karen Williams

Come and join our qualified sailing instructor at our Junior Sailing Club for 8 to 16 yr olds. Learn basic sailing techniques and manouvres, capsize procedures and learn parts of the boat. We will play games and generally have fun in the water.