Wildlife Eco Boat Trips

Adrian Oates

Wyndham’s near silent-motor means that she is the ideal craft for wildlife watching.  Join us on a trip around Overton Lake and along the River Nene where swans, geese and other water fowl will glide alongside the boat with you.  We cannot guarantee what you will see but wildlife highlights may include Herons, Kingfishers and the elusive Otter! Trips last … Read More

Families with SEN Children

Adrian Oates

These sessions provide opportunity for families to relax and ‘just be’ in a nurturing environment where people are on hand to support, not judge their child/children. The tranquility of the woodland helps calm the emotions of both children and parents very effectively. Due to Covid we will be running with small groups, so don’t delay reserving your places or you … Read More

Z to A of Animals – Poetry Performances and Activities

Adrian Oates

Poet Mark Grist will be performing extracts from a new poetry performance exploring why animals might be brave or nervous, with a poem for each letter of the alphabet. Join us to hear about some of the brave animals that inhabit the Park and take part in poetry activities. No need to book, drop in activities suitable for 8yrs+, but … Read More

Best of British Car Show

Adrian Oates

The time to celebrate Britain is now and what better way to celebrate the pinnacle of British engineering than with a cavalcade of British cars at Santa Pod Raceway, Santa Pod will host the best the British motor industry has to offer. From the finest models to leave the UK’s production lines to the quirky additions from the cottage industries … Read More

Electric Boat Trips

Adrian Oates

Enjoy a tranquil trip around Overton Lake and onto the River Nene on our electrically-powered passenger boat. The 45 minute pre-bookable trips will depart at weekend during term time and further dates available during the school holidays from the Visitor Centre Jetty at 11am, 12noon, 2pm, and 3pm Tickets are £8 per person, under 3yrs go free Disclaimer: We reserve … Read More

Solve the Easter Monday Mystery

Adrian Oates

Pop along to the Cathedral on Easter Monday to test your powers of deduction and see if you can solve the Easter Monday Mystery. In a series of games, clues and puzzles, see if you can work out why the tomb is empty and what might have happened when. This is a drop-in session for families between 10am and 4pm … Read More

Easter Egg Hunts at Lyveden

Adrian Oates

Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between 15-18 April 2022, from 10.00 to 16.00, so come along and explore the beautiful parkland of Lyveden. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end.

Easter Egg Hunts at Lyveden

Adrian Oates

Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between 15-18 April 2022, from 10.00 to 16.00, so come along and explore the beautiful parkland of Lyveden. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end.

Adventure Activity Day

Adrian Oates

Get involved in a variety of water sports and build your confidence. A full day 10am – 5pm which will tach you the basics of: Canoeing, Kayaking, Paddleboarding, Raft Building This activity is suitable for all ages above 7 years old. All kit will be supplied, you will need to bring swim wear, along with old trainers or water shoes. … Read More

Easter Bunny Express

Adrian Oates

Hop on board our Easter Bunny Express! All children will receive a free Easter egg with their ticket. Please let us know if your child cannot eat chocolate and we will source a replacement for them Animals in Mind will be here with a variety of animals for you and your children to meet.