What’s on, when, and where

We post dates and venues for all sorts of useful and interesting happenings here – if you have an event that you’d like to publicise just call Alison on 07384 312840 email

March 2020 – Coronavirus statement

Due to the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) all planned Midlands Parks Forum live events have been temporarily suspended. We will re-schedule them when government advises that it is safe to resume public events.  Until further notice all events will take place online.



january 2021

 National lockdown: Stay at Home – GOV.UK (



march 2021 

COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021

The government has published the ‘COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021’, setting out the roadmap out of the current lockdown for England.

COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021 – GOV.UK ( 


18th March 2021

Carbon Reduction Webinar

1.Using your Greenspace as a source of renewable energy ‘Park Power’ Greenspace Scotland

2.Toolkit on how it can be achieved ‘Wearepossible’

3.De-carbonising a heritage building –  Simon Gill – The Arkwright Society

4. Where do we start?  Advice from Refit – a public sector controlled body who work with local councils to accelerate council carbon reductions (agreed to by 2030).


Free to members

15th APRIL 2021

Learning Outdoors

Learning Through Landscapes will be sharing inspirational ways to develop your green space as a learning opportunity.

Members from across the Midlands will also be sharing examples and information on this topic.

(If you wish to share good examples from your green space, please contact our Partnership Manager to contribute to this meeting).

Free to members 

17th August 2021

Midlands Parks Forum members are invited to join us on our first site meeting of the year to explore the Solihull Wild Ways project.

Solihull Green Space and Landscape Officers will share their experiences of creating ‘Wildlife Ways’ a £16.8 million project to create a series of green routes in Solihull connecting parks, urban centres and employment sites, improving access for everyone.


Book via Eventbrite


21st October 2021


Further details to follow 

30th September 2021

Annual Conference ‘Midlands Green Heritage’
at Snibston Colliery Park

Further information to follow

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