Other Volunteer Groups and Opportunities

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If our volunteer opportunities don't suit your skills or interests, then why not find another group?

Friends of Linford Lakes Nature Reserve 

The Friends of Linford Lakes Nature Reserve (FoLLNR) are an independent group of volunteers that look after various aspects of the permit access only site. Volunteer duties vary from helping with the open Sundays to monthly practical tasks and summer events. To join the Friends of Linford Lakes please follow this link to their independent website

The Green Gym

There are now two Green Gyms in Milton Keynes to choose from or you could join both! To find your nearest one visit here

The first one is based at Linford Lakes Nature reserve and runs every Thursday morning but they do move to different project locations around the city, click here for more information miltonkeynesgreengym.co.uk

The second Green Green is based in the city centre on a Tuesday, for more information please contact Emma Eteen at Emma.Eteen@tcv.org.uk or click here for their Facebook page www.facebook.com/intuMKGreenGym/

Save St Peter's Church Group

Do you like churches and/or local history?  Want to learn more about protecting the church ruins at Stanton Low?  Please click on the external link to find out more savestpeterschurch.com

For any further opportunities, please visit Community Action or their volunteering opportunities page: vcconnectsystem

More information will be coming shortly on these other groups...

Woughton Orchard Group

Linford Manor Park Group


Discover our parks

  • Linford Lakes Nature Reserve

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    The 37 hectare site consists of a large lake, reedbeds, wet woodland and several small meadows interlaced with a number of smaller lakes and ponds. Four bird watching hides are located giving fine views of the wildlife and beautiful scenery.

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    There are no refreshment facilities at Linford Lakes Nature Reserve other than during special events.

  • Tree Cathedral

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    Contrary to what many believe, Milton Keynes does have its own cathedral. But like the city itself, this cathedral is unique - made from bark and leaves rather than bricks and mortar.

    Refreshments
    There are no refreshment facilities at Newlands. A cafe and pub restaurant can be found at nearby south Willen Lake.

  • Milton Keynes Rose

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    The Milton Keynes Rose located in our central city park Campbell Park, is a public space designed for commemoration, celebration and contemplation. Developed in partnership by The Parks Trust and the Cenotaph Trust, with support from Milton Keynes Council, the Milton Keynes Rose was created as a central civic space to host events significance and occasions of remembrance.

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    There are no refreshment facilities at this site but the cafes and restaurants located at centre:mk are just a short walk away.

  • Canal Broadwalk

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    The Grand Union Canal enters Milton Keynes at the Ouse Valley Park at Old Wolverton and snakes in a dramatic arc right through the east of the city until it leaves Milton Keynes at Water Eaton in Bletchley.

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