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Tender Opportunity: Ice Cream Concession Across Milton Keynes' Parkland

The Parks Trust is seeking tenders from ice cream traders to sell products from a static ice-cream van across various parkland locations within Milton Keynes.

The locations are as follows:

  • Willen Lake North, Peace Pagoda Car Parks, Portway, MK15 0BA
  • Caldecotte Lake North, Caldecotte Arms Car Parks, Bletcham Way, MK7 8HP
  • Caldecotte Lake South, Monellan Grove Car Parks, MK7 8NE
  • Campbell Parks Cricket Ground Car Parks, Overgate, MK9 4AD
  • Lodge Lake Car Parks, Bradwell Road, Great Holm, MK8 9LG
  • Teardrop Lakes Car Parks, Garforth Place, Knowlhill, MK5 8HJ
  • Stanton Low Play Area, Kerry Hill Access Gate, Oakridge Parks, MK14 6FX


The trader will be required to enter into a three-year agreement to sell ice cream, light snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, confectionery and such other foods and snacks as may be agreed with The Parks Trust.


The trader must be prepared to trade every Saturday and Sunday during the period 1st April - 30th September each year and every weekday of the same period during School Holidays.


The trader will need to supply the following:

  • Public and employers’ liability insurance certificates to £5 million
  • Risk assessments for each trading location
  • Vehicle insurance for all vehicles
  • MOT certificates for all vehicles (if applicable)


To apply, please complete the Request for Tender document and submit by following the directions on the document.


The following documents can also be referred to:

Concession Agreement

Location plan for Caldecotte Lake North

Location plan for Caldecotte Lake South

Location plan for Willen Lake North

Location plan for Campbell Park

Location plan for Lodge Lake

Location plan for Teardrop Lakes

Location plan for Stanton Low Play Area