History (of Beam Parklands) Walk

Beam Parklands

25th August 2021 : 10:30-11:15

Open to all. No need to have knowledge of the area but people will be welcome to share their own memories of the site during the walk!

Visit #WildFreeLBBD History walk of the Beam Parklands Country Park and or the LBBD website for information on Ranger Service summer events and for booking information. Please note that pre-booking is not essential for this event.

Managed by LBBD Park Rangers in partnership with The Land Trust, Beam Parklands is located where the River Wantz meets the River Beam.

This area of river floodplain, scrub and grassland habitat supports a wide range of wildlife and has a fascinating history.

Hidden amongst the vegetation you may notice pillboxes and other historical features.

Join this walking tour to hear stories from the past and learn more about the history of the site.


Appropriate clothing and footwear due to uneven terrain. Water.

None available.

At the Beam Parklands entrance near the Bull roundabout, off Rainham Road.

The country park has uneven terrain but the walk is accessible for people with disabilities.

No parking available on site. Street parking is available.

Event Contact

For more information or if you have a query about this event please call 07976800230 or email Suzanne King

Events key:

  • Dog friendly
  • Disabled access
  • Parking available
  • Taking place outdoors
  • Tickets required
  • Educational & creative
  • Events for grown-ups
  • Child friendly
  • Healthy & active
  • A Community event
  • A Volunteering event
  • Event facilities
  • Entrance fee or Event cost
  • Meeting place