Summer Stories in the Park

Great Linford Manor Park

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Various Times
Suitable for families

This event is in the past. This page is for information purposes only.

“The outdoor setting and interaction meant my autistic child was able to take part and enjoyed it.”

This summer pull up a chair and listen closely to immersive local folk stories expertly told for all the family by our resident storyteller Terrie Howie. This is an outdoor afternoon event ideal for families with children aged 5 to 12 years old.

Please book one ticket per person.

About Terrie Howie: Terrie is a professional storyteller with an enthusiasm for telling stories outdoors. Her PhD ‘Storytelling as intangible cultural heritage informing the sense of place of new town residents’, explores Buckinghamshire folk stories, and she is the author of Buckinghamshire Folk Tales. Click here to visit Terrie's website.

Sensible, hard-wearing footwear and outdoor clothing is advised. If you can no longer attend, please email so that we can offer your place to others.

Time: Monday 25th July, sessions at 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.

Location: Our summer event will take place at the newly restored Doric Seat, an 18th century summer house folly that was once a feature of Great Linford Manor’s landscape garden. Please allow 5 minutes to walk from the car park to the event location. Please click here for a What3Words location.

Accessibility: The event is situated on hard ground and is accessed by paths which are suitable for wheelchairs and buggies. A portable hearing loop is available on request from Accessible parking is located at Great Linford Memorial Hall. Click here for a What3Words location.

  • "The outdoor setting and interaction meant my autistic child was able to take part and enjoyed it." - 2021 attendee at Stories in the Park

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