Parkrun to return to Peterborough park

After months of discussions between parkrun, landowners and Nene Park Trust- parkrun is set to return to Ferry Meadows Country Park on June 26.

Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 11:16 am
Runners taking part in the Peterborough Park Run at Ferry Meadows pictured in 2014.
Runners taking part in the Peterborough Park Run at Ferry Meadows pictured in 2014.

The country-wide events which had the government go ahead since March, as part of the stage one out of lockdown roadmap, had been postponed due to lack of landowner permissions across a majority of the venues.

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Nene Park Trust announced today that the event will return. They said: “Parkrun is set to return to Ferry Meadows on 26 June! Nene Park Trust has now agreed with the local parkrun team how the national covid-19 framework will be implemented here, and can now approve the date, subject to any further changes from parkrunUK.”