Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Artists invited to create mini Cleveland Way artworks

    North York Moors National Park

    Established and emerging artists are being invited to create miniature works of art using the long distance National Trail that runs across the North York Moors National Park as their source of inspiration.  

    Posted: 15 February 2019.

  • Winner revealed in breath-taking photo competition to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of National Parks

    National Parks UK

    The UK's 15 National Parks and Campaign for National Parks are thrilled to announce the winner, runner up and shortlisted entries for the 70th Anniversary Photo Competition.

    Posted: 15 February 2019.

  • Carrbridge steps up for Capercaillie

    Cairngorms National Park

    Eager to start piloting new ways to save our capercaillie from extinction, over 75 people gathered in Carrbridge… The post Carrbridge steps up for Capercaillie appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 15 February 2019.

  • English National Park Experience Collection Launch

    National Parks UK

    The English National Parks offer some of England’s most extraordinary outdoor living landscapes and to celebrate its rich culture, a brand new project is launching in 2019: The English National Park Experience Collection

    Posted: 14 February 2019.

  • Celebrating Peatlands

    Broads National Park

    February 12 saw the launch of ‘Celebrating Peatlands’ a landmark initiative in collaboration with CANAPE.

    Posted: 14 February 2019.

  • Weekly list of active planning applications – 14 February 2019

    Cairngorms National Park

    You can view all currently active Planning applications and the deadline dates for Public Comments on a  weekly list here… The post Weekly list of active planning applications – 14 February 2019 appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 14 February 2019.

  • Calling Junior Rangers!

    Peak District National Park

    Exciting new opportunities are beckoning for young people keen to look after the Peak District National Park by becoming junior rangers. We are looking for young people, aged between 11 and 18, to join groups at Marsh Farm near Tittesworth Reservoir, Longdendale near Glossop and our new group at Langsett, South Yorkshire. We also have groups at Millers Dale and Edale.

    Posted: 13 February 2019.

  • Ashurst families invited to help design wild play site

    New Forest National Park

    Den building, balancing logs and mini beast hotels are some of the activities that could be enjoyed by families in Ashurst as part of a new wild play site. Ashurst and Colbury Recreation Ground on Whartons Lane will be the third permanent wild play site to be built in the New Forest to help families […] The post Ashurst families invited to help design wild play site appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 13 February 2019.

  • Syrian Families Made Welcome on Exmoor

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 13 February 2019.

  • Funding Boost for Projects Celebrating Exmoor

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 13 February 2019.

  • Permission granted for more community-led housing

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Posted: 12 February 2019.

  • Enforcement against Hawes caravan site

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Bainbridge Ings Caravan and Campsite just outside of Hawes is to be served an enforcement notice, after new owners installed “wholly alien features within the landscape”.

    Posted: 12 February 2019.

  • Put pen to paper for nature with Cairngorms Writer in Residence

    Cairngorms National Park

    The first creative writing workshops for the ‘Shared Stories: A Year in the Cairngorms’ project get underway next… The post Put pen to paper for nature with Cairngorms Writer in Residence appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 12 February 2019.

  • Miles without Stiles – the easy way to enjoy the Peak District National Park

    Peak District National Park

    The Peak District National Park’s most accessible routes are highlighted in a new book, Miles without Stiles. The guide introduces 20 routes, showcasing some of the Peak District’s finest landscapes. It contains clear maps and descriptions along with striking photography.

    Posted: 11 February 2019.

  • Broads Briefing - February 2019

    Broads National Park

    John Packman's Broads Briefing for February 2019 is now available to read.

    Posted: 9 February 2019.