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Beacon Park helps school create outdoor classroom

A tree that came down in a hurricane has been put to good use by Queen’s Croft School in Lichfield. Back in October, a mature willow tree in Beacon Park’s woodland blew down during hurricane Ophelia. Students from Queen’s Croft school visited the park this month to choose the best logs, which they helped to… Read more »

Christmas decorations workshop round-up

A lovely time was had on 19 December at Beacon Park’s Christmas decorations workshop. The session saw participants hand making Christmas cards, paper baubles and willow frames. Thank you to everyone who came along and we hope you like your fabulous decorations.

Beacon Park’s Christmas wreath workshops

Learn how to create beautiful Christmas wreaths at Beacon Park this December. Beacon Park is hosting two days of Christmas wreath workshops on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December, running each day from 10am to 12noon and 2pm to 4pm. Taking place in the park’s Discovery Hub, participants will use a variety of locally sourced… Read more »

Learn how to make Christmas decorations at Beacon Park

Three Christmas decoration workshops for adults will take place at Beacon Park on Sunday 19 November 2017. Handmade Christmas decorations add a personal feel to a festive home and make great presents. Now you can learn how to make three different types of decorations on a two-hour workshop. Taking place in Beacon Park’s Discovery Hub,… Read more »

Foot and disc golf courses officially opened

The Chairman of Lichfield District Council was on hand to officially launch Beacon Park’s new foot and disc golf courses on Monday 23 October 2017.  Members of the foot and disc golf leagues joined the chairman and council representatives at Beacon Park in Lichfield to celebrate the opening of the park’s foot and disc golf… Read more »

Spooky holiday fun this autumn half term

From trampolining and inflatable fun in the pool through to a spooky trail at Beacon Park, Lichfield District Council’s programme of half term activities is out now. This autumn half term Burntwood Leisure Centre has a varied programme of both group and one-to-one swimming lessons, a rookie lifeguard course, trampolining and gymnastics coaching. The centre… Read more »

Beacon Park Finds

Everyone’s invited to discover what archaeological finds the team behind Beacon Park’s 2010 to 2011 refurbishment unearthed. From coins, buttons and pottery fragments to musket balls and strangely shaped bottles, plenty of treasures were found when Beacon Park underwent a restoration as part of Lichfield Historic Parks project. Now the team at Beacon Park is… Read more »

Thousands enjoy patriotic Lichfield Proms

The sun shone and thousands of people descended on Beacon Park on Saturday to enjoy Lichfield Proms. Lichfield District Council’s free annual Lichfield Proms in Beacon Park took place on Saturday 2 September. The end-of-summer event featured rides and bouncy fun for children, as well as music from the City of Lichfield Concert Band and… Read more »