Park entrance gates

The Friends of Upton  Country Park

Helping protect, improve & promote


Become a Friend

If you love Upton Country Park, the best way to give your support to the Friends is to become one yourself!

Membership is open to any Individual, Group or Organisation with an interest in the Country Park, subject to approval of the Executive Committee of the Charity. Members receive a copy of the Friends Newsletter up to three times a year, together with the annual reports and accounts prior to the AGM in the spring.

Annual Subscriptions

  • Individual Membership £6 a year
  • Group Membership £12 a year

Please download & post the Membership Application Form
or email for more information.

Join in with our volunteer activities & fundraising

The Friends are always looking for enthusiastic and willing members to become volunteers to join them in keeping the Country Park a great place to visit.

  • Can you spare some time to volunteer in the refreshment / information Kiosk at the back of Upton House, or help with House Tours as a Steward?
  • There are many other ways you can help too, from participating in events to giving talks, fundraising and seeking out sponsorship
  • Please contact us

Make a Donation

Since 1976 the Friends of Upton House have raised in excess of £1,000,000, all of which has been spent on the restoration of the House and grounds, and improvement projects that will enhance people’s enjoyment of the Park now and into the future.

We welcome all donations, however small.

If you would like to help with future projects in the House and Country Park please send a cheque payable to The Friends of Upton Country Park to:

The Friends of Upton Country Park
Upton House
Upton Country Park
Poole BH17 7BJ