Mote Park is place very close to my heart.  Having grown up on the edge of the park I was quick to adopt it as my ‘Local Patch’, initially introduced by my Grandad who had worked in the park.  I have been recording the wildlife and history of the park over the last 15 years.

I lead a range of walks around Mote Park, and talks to local groups about its history and wildlife.  Details of both can be found below.

I have also written a book about the park’s fascinating history…

My Mote Park Book

Mote Park has been described as the ‘jewel in Maidstone’s crown’. This much anticipated book explores the park’s fascinating history from our earliest records, its many owners & personalities, it’s features, historic events, and how the park has changed over time. Read from cover to cover and you will look at Mote Park with ‘new eyes’! To order a copy please email your name and address to:, and payment can be arranged by clicking the button below.



Mote Park Events

Tree Walk: Saturday 10th November

Talk: Monday 12th November (Croydon)

Talk: Wednesday 28th November (Marden)

Talk: Thursday 6th December (Sevenoaks)

History Walk: Saturday 22nd December

Talk: Wednesday 2nd January (Leigh-on-Sea)

Talk: Wednesday 9th January (Yalding)

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