Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Parks Trust - job opportunity


The Parks Trust are looking to recruit an Outdoor Learning Ranger (Delivering Environmental Education). For more details visit their website. Closing date is 30th June.



Monday, 10 June 2019

Climate Crisis event -13th June

MK Humanists' June event is on the subject of 'Climate Crisis' and will explore the ethical dilemma of how much discomfort/pain/financial loss we should inflict on ourselves in order to increase the chances of future generations being able to have a life, let alone flourish and experience the rich and diverse world that we enjoy today. 

Venue: York House, Stony Stratford
Date: 13th June, 6.50 -9.30pm

These events are free for first-time visitors, £3 non-members £2 for members, the money goes towards room rental and tea and nibbles.
More information may be found at
http://www.mkhumanists.org.uk/


Sunday, 2 June 2019

Litter picks near Walnut Tree

If you live in or near Walnut Tree you are welcome to join their regular litter picking sessions.

For the summer sessions are taking place in the evening from 6 to 8pm.

Thursday 13th June at Monellan Crescent car park, Caldecotte

Thursday 18th July at Walton Grange at the top of Walton Park

Saturday 7th September at Hindhead Knoll.

Look out for the pitched tent to join up with other litter pickers.


Monday, 27 May 2019

Urb Farm Summer Open Day - 8th June

Urb Farm invite you to their open day on 8th June between 1 - 4pm. Visit their website for more information 



Parks Trust litter picks

The Parks Trust run monthly litter picking sessions in the summer:

Tues. 28th May, 10-12 Litter picking at Furzton Lake. Park in the star car park at the Bowl.

National Volunteering Week: Community Litter Pick

Mon.3rd June, 10-12 North Loughton Valley Park. Park at Roman Villa car park, Constantine Way.

Sunday, 19 May 2019

Transition Town Milton Keynes Quiz Night - 20th July



A date for your diary - 20th July for the Transition Town Milton Keynes Quiz Night. This is a really fun evening for all and allows TTMK to generate some funding to help us to do our work. Tickets are £12 which includes dinner and entry to the quiz. 

The evening starts at 7pm, and is held at Simpson village hall. Get the date in your diary and we'll share further details of how to buy your tickets in advance of the event closer to the time.


Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Broughton Community Litter Picks

Broughton Community have some Litter Picks coming up:
  • July 7th 2-3pm
  • September 1st 2-3pm
  • November 3rd 2-3pm
Families welcome, children must be accompanied by adults.

Equipment will be provided but please wear appropriate footwear and clothes.
For meeting point go to https//bbccmk.org.



Friday, 10 May 2019

Spring Blossom Picnic at the Woughton Orchards - 11th May

Saturday, May 11th, is our Spring Blossom Picnic at the Woughton Orchards, Milton Keynes!

Bring your favourite food, the family, chairs and blankets and join us for lunch under the apple trees in the Old Cider Orchard. Bring a book, some outdoor games, musical instruments or well-behaved pets - or all of these - and enjoy a lovely afternoon in a great setting.

We'll be there to greet you from 1pm and you are welcome to stay as long as you like.

For more details, see our website here:



Tuesday, 7 May 2019

BCCF's AGM, followed by film, 'THE GREEN LIE'


Bedfordshire Climate Change Forum are holding their AGM tomorrow (8th May), followed by a film screening of 'the green lie'. 

Join them in Room G011 (Ground floor) of The Gateway Building, University of Bedfordshire, Polhill Avenue, Bedford, MK41 9EA. from 7pm OR just join us 7.30pm for the film. There's plentiful free car parking but other means of getting there are obviously encouraged!

There will be refreshments. Their events are free but donations to are welcome. 

Monday, 6 May 2019