Entries by Caroline Bird

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Happy 25th birthday to the National Lottery and thank you to National Lottery players

  #NationalLottery25 On Tuesday 19th November it will be 25 years since the first National Lottery draw. We’re grateful to the National Lottery for making the restoration of Lincoln’s Arboretum and Boultham Park possible and for re-invigorating these two special parks for their local and wider communities. #ThanksToYou Thank you to all National Lottery players […]

Save the date – the 2020 Boultham Park Summer Fair – Saturday 11th July !!! – CANCELLED

  An important date for your diary – the 2020 Boultham Park Summer Fair will take place on Saturday 11th July. Following the hugely successful 2019 Summer Fair, we can’t wait!   Thinking of reserving a trade stall? They cost £20 (3m x 3m) or £30 (3m x 6m) – half price if you’re a charity. Larger pitches available on request. BoulthamParkSummerFair@yahoo.com    

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Green Flag Raising

Cllr Bob Bushell (Portfolio Holder for Remarkable Place and Robert Pitchford (BPAG Chair)   The sun shone on the 24th July, when we raised the Green Flag in Boultham Park for the first time. On the same day we celebrated flag raisings in Hartsholme Country Park and the Arboretum – both of which have held […]

Teddy Bears Picnic in Boultham Park !

Friday 2nd August Meet at the bandstand. Bring a picnic, a cushion and a teddy bear! 11-11.45am Jolly Teddies – babies from birth to confidently walking 12-12.45pm Toddler Teds – children up to 5 years old £4.50 per child, sibling discount available

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A Green Flag for Boultham Park!

We are thrilled to announce that Boultham Park has been awarded its first ever Green Flag, following the restoration project. We’ll be raising the flag at 2.30pm on Wednesday 24th July and would love it if you could join us. The full press release: 17.7.19 Three Green Flags will fly on a special day for […]

Den Building, 8th August!!!

Who lives in a house like this? Join the Park Rangers to build a shelter that could protect you from the wind and rain, using fallen timber and tarpaulins. The activity will be in the woods so suitable clothing and sensible shoes should be worn. There is a charge of £3.50 per child for this […]

Bottle Rockets, 1st August!!!

Join the Park Rangers and discover the joys of flight by making your very own bottle rocket. This activity has lots going on, a satisfying ‘whoosh’, a high-speed departure and a good soaking if you are standing close!! There is a charge of £3.50 per child for this event and booking is essential. All children […]

Kite Making 25th July!!

“With tuppence for paper and string you can have your own set of wings!!” Join us the Rangers and try your hand at making a kite and see if it flies!! Spend some time in the Visitor centre creating your very own flying masterpiece. There is a charge of £3.50 per child for this event […]