The National media has been covering the subject of this new disease in some detail so there is little to add except to say that the Forestry Commission has come up with some advice for users of the countryside so that they can play their part in reducing its impact.

More information can be found at

Additionally, the Government’s emergency planning committee COBR met on the 7th November and put together an action plan which can be seen at 

Thankfully the Country Park does not have the disease and staff are remaining vigilant to ensure that this situation is monitored very closely.

The site remains open to the public. Please see the web-site for details of opening times