Today’s Newsflash

Summer 2024: The site is now operating summer hours, and the carpark is locked at 7pm.

Please note our café closes at 3pm weekdays, term time.


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Don’t Cast a Clout! – April 23rd

Stanwick Lakes

Don't Cast A Clout! - A talk by Michael Brown Talk Overview How the return of the warmth of spring has been celebrated in the past with Easter and Spring […]

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America’s Connection with Northamptonshire – April 30th

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America's Connection with Northamptonshire - A talk by Jon-Paul Carr Talk Overview From connections with American Presidents, to wealthy heiresses, actor and actresses, film stars, inventors and the Second World […]

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Dawn Chorus Walk – SOLD OUT

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Join us on Sunday, 5th May, for a guided walk around Stanwick Lakes to celebrate International Dawn Chorus Day. The walk is guided by volunteer ornithologists from the RSPB Mid […]

Sold Out £10.00

Open Water Swimming

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Open water swimming sessions at Stanwick Lakes must be booked in advance. Please choose your dates from the below. There are two sessions on each date: swim Session 1: 5.45pm […]

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FREE TALK – A Journey Through Time.

Embark on a fascinating journey through time with archaeologist Andy Chapman at Stanwick Lakes, without leaving the Visitor Centre! Explore the rich history of the people who established roots here, […]

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“Any Old Iron” – May 14th

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‘Any Old Iron’: The History of the Butlin Family and their Furnaces in Wellingborough - A talk by Jon-Paul Carr Talk Overview An illustrated talk of the history of a […]

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Caroline Chisholm – May 21st

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Caroline Chisholm - A talk by Bernadette Millar Talk Overview This talk describes the life of a woman who was born a few miles from here. She spent her whole […]

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Nest Box Monitoring Walk

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Experience young birds up close and detail on our Nest Monitoring Bird Walk this Spring. Every spring, Stanwick Lakes conducts nest box monitoring as part of our contribution to the […]

May Half Term

Stanwick Lakes

Save the date! Come along and join us for an exciting May full of fun activities here at Stanwick Lakes!