Let’s go wild for the wildlife bus

Yellow Buses has launched a new green-themed vehicle – a wildlife bus in which passengers can ride with birds, lizards, otters and butterflies. BCP Council, Bournemouth Parks Foundation and Natural England supported the Yellows with its latest project. The bus is decorated with huge photos of wild animals inside and out – with details of[…]

Improvements to Knyveton Gardens

Bournemouth Parks Foundation have been awarded a grant of £25,400 to make significant enhancements to Knyveton Gardens in Springbourne this summer. These improvements, undertaken by BCP Council, will include new play features for toddlers, upgrading bedding and creating wildflower meadows as well as installing bug hotels and bird feeders to increase the diversity of wildlife.[…]

Future Parks team: BCP Council and Bournemouth Parks Foundation

Future Parks success

Great news! We’ve won a place on a new multi-million-pound initiative to create a pioneering approach to the future management of its parks and open spaces. Bournemouth Parks Foundation and BCP Council has been chosen by the National Trust and The National Lottery Heritage Fund as one of eight places across the UK – out[…]

The Feel Fabulous Bootcamp

The Feel Fabulous Project

Get Fit for Free The Feel Fabulous Project is offering free six-week bootcamps across Bournemouth’s Parks. The exercise class is an opportunity to get fitter and improve your well-being in some of Bournemouth’s beautiful parks. Starting on the 29th April they will take place at Slades Farm, Winton Rec and Fern Field. The Feel Fabulous[…]

Cafe volunteer

Job Vacancy: Park Cafe & Community Engagement Coordinator

Would you love to work within a park environment for an innovative and growing charity? We’re seeking a Cafe & Community Engagement Coordinator to develop the catering and trading function of our charity. You will lead on developing our café social enterprise model across various sites; producing business plans, growing audiences, increasing park use and engagement,[…]