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Environmental charities putting peat on the map
Local environmental charity The Greensand Trust has launched a new project “Putting Peat on the Map”Read more...
Greensand Country’s Historic Parkland
Learn more about the historic parklands that cover the area.Read more...
Greensand Champions 2023 Winner Announced
Greeensand Country, in partnership with The Greensand Trust is delighted to announce our new Greensand Champions for 2023: Aspley Guise…Read more...
Supporting Recycle Week 16-22 October
Recycle Week is from the 16-22 October, an annual celebration to raise awareness of recycling. This year’s focus is ‘missed…Read more...
Heritage Open Days in Greensand Country
This September, you can explore many of the fascinating historic sites within Greensand Country– all for FREE and some that…Read more...
Monastic Heritage in Greensand Country
A new resource pack, designed to provide a detailed introduction to the monastic history of the unique, beautiful and much-loved…Read more...
First steps taken to develop Community Energy Sector in Central Bedfordshire
Community Energy South (CES) have been supporting five communities across Central Bedfordshire to take local action on climate change. Through the…Read more...
Heath Week 2023
Did you know Greensand Country contains all of Bedfordshire’s remaining heathland? These habitats are part of the area’s distinct identity,…Read more...
Greensand Ridge Gateway Feature officially opened in Leighton Linslade
A long-awaited Gateway feature marking Leighton Buzzard town centre as the start/finish for the Greensand Ridge Walk and Greensand Cycleway,…Read more...
Help volunteer for Historic England’s ‘Missing Pieces’ project
We are looking for volunteers to take part in a project that records our favourite historic sites by adding pictures…Read more...
Exploring the Western Geotrail
Our Walk of the Month for July is the Western Geotrail, giving you the chance to explore Rushmere Country Park…Read more...
Local people celebrate Greensand Country landscape at annual Festival
The Greensand Country Festival 2023 saw people from across the local landscape enjoy a variety of events, activities and charity…Read more...
Taking part in the Flit Valley Walk
We met in Silsoe, then shared cars to Westoning, starting our walk at 9.20am. We entered Flitwick Manor Park via…Read more...
Exploring the Stone Way cycle route
Each month we promote a different walking or cycling route through Greensand Country. This month is the Stone Way.Read more...
Greensand Country Festival helps combat anxiety and raise awareness during Mental Health Awareness Week
This year’s Greensand Country Festival got underway on May Day and has already featured a number of exciting events, including…Read more...
Greensand Country Festival is a Celebration of the Local Landscape
The Greensand Country Festival kicks off with sunrise Morris Dancing on May Day and continues until 11th June 2023, offering…Read more...
Find out about Farming in Greensand Country with new QR code markers
The Greensand Country Landscape Partnership, an initiative hosted by the Greensand Trust, is proud to launch an innovative pilot project,…Read more...
Walk of the Month April – Ouzel Valley Meander
Each month we highlight a different walking or cycling route through Greensand Country. This month is the #OuzelValleyMeander that takes…Read more...
Greensand Ridge Gateway Feature comes to Leighton Linslade
A long-awaited Gateway feature is coming to Leighton Buzzard town centre, marking its special location as one of two start/end…Read more...
Popular Greensand Ridge route is selected for solicitors’ charity challenge
This May, to celebrate National Walking Month, Mental Health Awareness Week, the Greensand Country Festival and to raise funds for…Read more...