Latest News

In this section there are updates on Destination Nene Valley news, keeping checking in to see what we are up to. You can also explore our archive of news items.

Volunteering Programme at Chester House Estate

Volunteering Programme at Chester House Estate

Chester House Estate is partnering with The Nenescape Landscape Partnership Scheme to aid the development and daily operations of our growing ...
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You could be ‘walking on the moon’ at Peterborough Cathedral this summer

You could be ‘walking on the moon’ at Peterborough Cathedral this summer

Jetting away to the sun may be out of reach, but if you bring the family to Peterborough Cathedral this ...
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Kind of a Big Deal - Northampton Film Festival

Kind of a Big Deal – Northampton Film Festival

Now the programme is complete except for a few special guests we may sneak in! Read about it all below ...
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Facilities Reopening - Key Visitor Facts

Facilities Reopening – Key Visitor Facts

As we start to come out of lockdown, we are looking forward to reopening our various facilities in the Park ...
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Welcome back to our Visitor Centre and Gift Shop

Welcome back to our Visitor Centre and Gift Shop

After too many weeks with the doors closed, the Visitor Centre and Gift Shop in Ferry Meadows will re-open on ...
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Lakeside Activity Centre Approved at Planning Committee

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 ...
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Chester House Estate Plans Autumn Opening

Chester House Estate Plans Autumn Opening

Steeped in history dating back 10,000 years, the Chester House Estate will home The Northamptonshire Archaeological Resource Centre, a state-of-the-art ...
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Nene Park to stay open for new national lockdown

Nene Park to stay open for new national lockdown

Despite entering another national lockdown, we are pleased that Nene Park will continue to stay open for local residents to ...
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Nene Park launches NEW photography competitions for 2021!

Nene Park launches 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 ...
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New Podcast Episode w/ University of Northampton

New Podcast Episode w/ University of Northampton

This week’s edition of the Nene Valley Festival is now available in podcast directories for you to check out now! ...
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drone view over overton lake in ferry meadows

Nene Park to remain open during new lockdown

Following the Government’s latest announcement about the new national lockdown starting on Thursday 5 November we would like to clarify ...
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New Podcast Episode feat. Oundle International Festival

New Podcast Episode feat. Oundle International Festival

This week on the Nene Valley podcast, our hosts Karen and Ben sat down with Kenneth from the Oundle International ...
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Vote for your Nene Valley Star!

Vote for your Nene Valley Star!

The Destination Nene Valley (DNV) partnership has unveiled the finalists for the Nene Valley star, an award that has been ...
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electric passenger boat at nene park

New eco-electric passenger boat

We’re excited to announce that our new electrically-powered passenger boat has arrived at the Park and is ready to take ...
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autumnal view over the lake in nene park

Nene Park Autumn Festival 2020

This October half-term, the Nene Park Autumn Festival returns to bring an exciting number of activities and events for all ...
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White Mills Marina wins top national award

White Mills Marina wins top national award

White Mills Marina was last night announced Towergate Inland Marina of the Year 2020. The accolade comes four years after ...
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