Teddy Bears' Picnic
IF YOU COME DOWN TO RUSSELL PARK… YOU’LL SURE HAVE A BIG
A Teddy Bears picnic will
take place in Russell Park on Tuesday
5th June from 12.30pm – 2.30pm
and everyone is invited. There is no need to book a place.
Families can just turn up on the day with their teddy and a spot of
The event will also host a competition in
which people can guess the name of the teddy to win a prize, and
each and every participant will receive their very own ‘I’ve been
to Russell Park’s Teddy Bear Picnic 2012’ certificate, as a
Cllr Doug McMurdo, Portfolio Holder for
Leisure and Culture at Bedford Borough Council, said: “This is a
magical tradition that proves so popular with children… and adults!
Many grown-ups can cast their minds back to when they attended a
teddy bears picnic as a child and often have very fond memories of
the imaginative outdoor experience.”
Also going on in Russell Park on the day will
be an ‘It’s a Knockout’ event, along with the hugely popular
International Kite Festival, and Diamond Jubilee Celebrations – all
guaranteed to add to the fun atmosphere!