The green leads down to the floodplain of the River Ivel. It is heavily used by residents who value its easy accessibility and links to the local footpath network.
Purcell Way, Shefford SG17 5RY. Within easy reach of the carpark; at the end of Bury Road and Purcell Way.
History of the Green Edit
When a substantial housing development was completed, the town council vowed to dedicate the adjacent water meadow - one of its few green spaces left - to nature and recreational use.
Millennium Feature Edit
Other Features Edit
Nature & Wildlife Edit
The area contains three distinct habitats - water meadow, boggy ground and native woodland
Awards and RecognitionEdit
CPRE Silver award