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SOLD OUT! Heritage Open Days: Ouzel Valley

10:00 - 11:30
Free

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Discover the heritage of the Ouzel Valley Park with a Parks Trust ranger.  This walk tours through areas now used as grazing land, find out about the natural heritage and historical features of this area including some Scheduled Ancient Monuments.

Pre-booked tickets required.  Walk approx. 1.5 hours length. Please come prepared for countryside walking. Meet in the 'water garden' car park, Newport Road, Woughton-on-the-Green, just off H7 Chaffron Way.

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    The Ouzel Valley Park meanders from Caldecotte Lake in the south to Willen Lake in the north. The park has a spacious, open atmosphere with long views. Much of the land is farmed by The Parks Trust rearing our own cattle and sheep, between the livestock you can still see the remnants of an old field system with the ridge and furrow still visible. Incorporating the historic villages of Woolstone and Woughton, the park is bordered on its western side by the Grand Union Canal.

    Refreshments
    There is the Ye Olde Swan pub at Woughton on the Green and a further two pubs - the Barge and the Cross Keys – that are located on Newport Road in Woolstone village.

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