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Wyndham park opening
Posted on 05 Oct 2018

Wyndham park update, where have we been?

Ribbon cutting, building work and events!

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Posted on 16 Apr 2018

Wyndham park construction has been raising the roof!

The past week has seen the roof for both our visitor centre and memorial arch take shape!

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Posted on 05 Apr 2018
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Posted on 05 Apr 2018

It's been a busy few weeks!

With construction progressing further and further by the day, we begin to get an idea of what the visitor centre will look like!

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Posted on 20 Mar 2018

Success! Wyndham parks first event of the year goes down well

Bugs, bats and beasties created a splash within the community at the weekend. With a variety of critters available to learn, touch and play.

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Bugs, bats and beasties
Posted on 08 Mar 2018

Bugs, Bats and Beasts

Saturday 17th March 11.00am - 4.00pm

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Ongoing building works in Wyndham park
Posted on 08 Mar 2018

Ongoing building works at Wyndham park

Our contractors Robert Woodhead have started to fence off the Memorial Arch ahead of renovation work starting later in the week.

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Filming on site at Wyndham park
Posted on 26 Feb 2018

Filming on site at Wyndham park!

On Thursday The Leader of the Council, Cllr Matthew Lee, ceremonially marked commencement of the Heritage Lottery funded improvement project.

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Celebrating Wyndham Park’s Past Present and Future
Posted on 26 Feb 2018

Celebrating Wyndham Park's Past Present and Future

Restoration of Grantham's World War One Memorial Park is under way. Work has started on building new facilities, restoration of original buildings and on the provision of new landscape features in advance of a grand opening in September.

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White Bridge
Posted on 20 Sep 2017

Explore the wonders of the Witham in free Wyndham Park event

Get close to nature, free activities with environment and conservation experts.

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Partners from SKDC, The Environment Agency, Lincolnshire Rivers Trust and Wyndham Park Forum paddle in the river on the new decking
Posted on 17 Aug 2017

New features help visitors enjoy river wildlife in Wyndham Park

Visitors to Wyndham Park in Grantham can now explore and enjoy wildlife in the River Witham in safety thanks to work that has now been completed.

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Volunteers Dave Jones and Jodi Raggo with SKDCs Parks Community Engagement Officer Julie Ashworth ahead of the Groovy Garden Party
Posted on 02 Aug 2017

Groovy Garden Party comes to Grantham!

Grantham's Wyndham Park is set to travel back in time to the swinging 60s with a free, family-friendly Groovy Garden Party.

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Glendale's Dale Marriott Cllr Dr Peter Moseley and SKDC's Project Manager Steve Frisby welcome Adam to the role
Posted on 02 Aug 2017

First apprentice appointed to look after Wyndham Park

Multi award-winning Wyndham Park in Grantham has appointed its first dedicated horticultural apprentice.

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Green Flag Award 2017
Posted on 26 Jul 2017

Wyndham Park celebrates sixth successive Green Flag Award

Grantham's Wyndham Park has won a remarkable sixth Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the country.

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Cllr Dr Peter Moseley and Russ Crictchley with Wyndham Park volunteers
Posted on 12 Jul 2017

River fun day a roaring success!

A river based fun day was a roaring success as park goers visited Wyndham Park in Grantham and learn more about the habitat in their local waterway.

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Cllr Helen Goral (centre) meets producer Matt Hewitt and students rehearsing A Midsummer Night's Dream
Posted on 05 Jul 2017

Final rehearsals for magical open air theatre in Wyndham Park

Rehearsals are in the final stages for magical open air theatre in Grantham's Wyndham Park for a rendition of William Shakespeare's classic romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Go Wild in the River Witham Fun Day
Posted on 21 Jun 2017

Go Wild in the River Witham at Wyndham Park!

A river based fun day will help educate park-goers on the habitat of the River Witham in Grantham - and the changes that will help it grow.

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River Witham Project, Wyndham Park
Posted on 31 May 2017

New features to help explore river wildlife in Wyndham Park

New features are set to transform a part of the River Witham running through Wyndham Park in Grantham creating a new safe shallow area for park users to explore the river and its wildlife.

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SKDC's Julie Ashworth and EBP's Cheryl Barrows acknowledge the partnership
Posted on 25 May 2017

Ongoing partnership with the National Citizen Service

The park is delighted to confirm our partnership with The Education Business Partnership (EBP), a social enterprise developing the skills of young people and Lincolnshire's delivery provider of National Citizen Service.

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Julie and show producer Matt Hewitt
Posted on 17 May 2017

Shakespeare spectacular just weeks away - come and volunteer!

Our summer spectacular is now only weeks away as it hosts William Shakespeare's classic romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream - and you could be part of it!

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Grantham School of Dance performances were well recieved at the event
Posted on 04 May 2017

Traditional return to May Day celebrations at Wyndham Park

May Day was celebrated in style at Wyndham Park in Grantham with a dedicated event and an array of dancing, music, arts and crafts.

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NCS students explored some of the heritage of the park last summer
Posted on 26 Apr 2017

Wyndham Park to welcome return of National Citizen Service participants

Wyndham Park in Grantham is set to welcome another programme of National Citizen Service (NCS) participants this summer to coordinate fun days and activity for park users whilst supporting for worthwhile causes.

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Wyndham Park's Easter Egg Hunt was enjoyed by hundreds of children
Posted on 19 Apr 2017

Hundreds attend Wyndham Park Easter Egg Hunt and Duck Race

Hundreds of visitors made the trip to Grantham's Wyndham Park last weekend for the annual Easter Egg Hunt and Duck Race.

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Morris Dancers
Posted on 12 Apr 2017

May Day merriment for Wyndham Park

May Day will be celebrated in Wyndham Park this year with a fantastic family event of traditional dancing, music, arts and crafts.

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The park's swimming pool is featured in the film from the 1960s
Posted on 31 Mar 2017

Wyndham Park hits the silver screen

SKDC's photos and memories campaign of Wyndham Park has taken to the silver screen - with footage emerging from the park's popular swimming and paddling pools from the 1960s.

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World War One at Wyndham Park
Posted on 23 Mar 2017

Events galore at Wyndham Park this spring, summer and autumn

Wyndham Park in Grantham is set to host events galore in spring, summer and autumn this year with an exciting and varied calendar of family entertainment.

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Artist’s impression showing the proposed Visitor Centre
Posted on 21 Mar 2017

Proposed plans for Wyndham Park's new buildings and features

View our proposed plans for the parks Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and BIG Lottery Funded restoration project.

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Posted on 10 Mar 2017

Wyndham Park to host outdoor Shakespeare spectacular

Magical open air theatre awaits visitors to Grantham's Wyndham Park this summer as for the first time it hosts William Shakespeare's classic romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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The mature chestnut tree has stood for over a century in Wyndham Park
Posted on 30 Jan 2017

Park's proud chestnut tree stands for over a century

A Grantham park's famous chestnut tree is sadly set to be removed after standing proud for over a century.

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1911 - Children playing in the River Witham adjacent to where the park is now located. Photo courtesy of Lincolnshire Council
Posted on 16 Jan 2017

We want your photos and memories of Wyndham Park

SKDC is asking residents and visitors for their photos and memories of Wyndham Park.

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