The Discovery Project
- People - welcoming visitors and improving volunteer facilities
- Heritage - creating opportunities for visitors to appreciate the Estate's diverse history
- Landscapes - re-instating historical pathways, re-introducing vistas and features
We did it! After an 18 month development phase we're beyond excited to announce that our vision for the Country Park can now become a reality, thanks to a grant awarded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund and the ...read more
Support our 'Discovery Project' National Lottery Heritage Bid by helping us raise £30,000 of vital match funding for the Country Park. Here's how you can help - Buy a Brick on the 'Path of Life' ...read more
We are delighted to announce that planning permission has now been approved for our proposed new Welcome Centre, which will provide a much-needed first point of contact with our visitors and offer ...read more
** Updated 15th April ** The design proposals and a quick online feedback form can now be found here on the website until the end of April, if you would like to take a look and give us your views ...read more
As part of our HLF Discovery Project, we have developed proposals to convert our car park toilet block into a Welcome Centre where we can help visitors to get the most from their visit to Upton Country Park ...read more
We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody who took part in a Discovery Week activities 20th-24th August, and those that completed one of our surveys. We hope you enjoyed taking part ...read more
Monday 20th to Friday 24th August, 10am - 3pm daily in the Walled Garden! We will have activities for the family to enjoy and the opportunity to discover what the project is about and how you ...read more
£185,000 of National Lottery money, awarded jointly by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Big Lottery Fund, will allow us to develop a second round bid for up to £1.9 million to deliver ...read more
Upton Country Park’s ‘Discovery Project’ will support a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) in the region of £1.5 million, with the aim of creating an accessible and sustainable...read more
A big thank you to our first Park Patrons, Castlemain Groundworks and Western Design Architects! We are very grateful for their support.
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