image for Military Event item typeFirst World War Commemorative Woodland Dedication at Queenswood Country Park

Military Event, Sat 29 Jun 2019, free entry

Mature oak woodland at Queenswood

Mature oak woodland at Queenswood

The First World War Commemorative woodland and artwork is located within mature oak woodland at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum.


Dinmore Hill,

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On Saturday 29th June 2019 at 1.00pm, the First World War Commemorative Woodland at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum will be dedicated by The Reverend Paul Roberts CF and Rt Reverend Richard Frith, Bishop of Hereford in the presence of the Dowager Countess of Darnley, CVO., JP, the Lord Lieutenant of Herefordshire, Her Majesty The Queen’s personal representative in the county. The dedication will be part of wider events taking place throughout the County as part of Armed Forces Day.

The dedication ceremony will begin at 13:15 in the First World War Commemorative Woodland area at Queenswood. Please arrive within this area between 13:00-13:15. It is a short walk from the main car parks at Queenswood.

Free parking and a complimentary shuttle bus will be available between 12pm and 3pm at Wellington Home and Gardens (HR4 8BB), 2.2 miles from Queenswood towards Hereford on the A49. With regards to dog walkers attending the event, we will on this occasion accept dogs to travel on the coaches for the event. Normal parking charges will apply in the car parks at Queenswood.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshments

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 29 Jun 2019 13:00 to 15:00


Free entry



See location of Queenswood Country Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SO 506514  Lat: 52.15895 Long: -2.72257

Queenswood lies between Hereford (9 miles) and Leominster (5 miles) on the A49.
By Bus: Bus 492 runs between Hereford and Leominster and stops at Queenswood Country Park.
By Car: Queenswood is accessed directly from the A49 and there is a large pay & display car park

Queenswood Country Park & Arboretum, Dinmore Hill, Nr. Leominster, HR6 0PY


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access