Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Protect wildlife – dogs on leads please!

    Cairngorms National Park

    The clocks went forward at the weekend which always heralds the start of spring, longer days, better weather… The post Protect wildlife – dogs on leads please! appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 2 April 2019.

  • Peregrine falcon viewpoint to open

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    A viewpoint will open at Malham Cove on Friday for people to watch the world’s fastest animal, the peregrine falcon, up close

    Posted: 29 March 2019.

  • Figures show National Park attracts millions in funds for vital projects

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park Authority, on the back of continued Scottish Government support, has invested significantly in the… The post Figures show National Park attracts millions in funds for vital projects appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 29 March 2019.

  • New faces, familiar faces on CNPA Board

    Cairngorms National Park

    The results are in following the most contested CNPA board elections since the organisation was set up in… The post New faces, familiar faces on CNPA Board appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 29 March 2019.

  • Design awards herald Forest’s best new buildings

    New Forest National Park

    Some of the most innovative, sympathetic and ingenious new buildings in the New Forest have been celebrated with awards. The area’s distinctive and attractive buildings make an important contribution to the unique character of the National Park’s communities. Now the best new developments over the past three years have been recognised in the New Forest […] The post Design awards herald Forest’s best new buildings appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 28 March 2019.

  • Cycle of success

    Peak District National Park

    The Peak District is now more cycle-friendly than ever after two years of work with local businesses to raise awareness of how to boost cycling tourism. Since December 2016, the Pedal Peak for Business project (led by the Peak District National Park and supported by Derbyshire Dales District Council and Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire) has been helping businesses to welcome cyclists, developing a cycle tourism toolkit to identify cyclists’ needs and attract the cycling market.

    Posted: 27 March 2019.

  • Upstream Thinking for Cleaner Water

    Peak District National Park

    A significant funding boost to the Upper Dove area will help deliver improved water quality.

    Posted: 27 March 2019.

  • Lake District volunteers lead the way this spring

    Lake District National Park

    A team of more than 70 dedicated volunteers are all set to inspire more than 2,000 people this year with their passion for the Lake District World Heritage site through a varied selection of walks. This Sunday (31 March) sees the start of the 2019 volunteer-led guided walks season in the Lake District.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • Have a BIG Weekend experience with Cairngorms Nature

    Cairngorms National Park

    There’s a reason that the BBC Springwatch team are basing themselves here in the Cairngorms National Park in… The post Have a BIG Weekend experience with Cairngorms Nature appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • Exmoor Guided Walks Return for Spring

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • New single car parking permit for Peak District National Park - enforcement aims to reduce misuse of spaces

    Peak District National Park

    A system of varied car parking permits for Peak District National Park Authority-owned pay and display car parks has now been replaced by a single, £40 annual permit. The new permit coincides with pay and display enforcement, which will take place from 8th April.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • High praise for family friendly ways

    Cairngorms National Park

    Family friendly employers were recognised last week at an awards ceremony in Glasgow – and although there was… The post High praise for family friendly ways appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • Park Talk: Access and Planning

    Cairngorms National Park

    By Xander McDade, CNPA Convener There can be some confusion about what exactly the National Park Authority does… The post Park Talk: Access and Planning appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • National Park ranger takes on epic journey across the UK’s most treasured landscapes

    New Forest National Park

    Peak District National Park press release. An amateur cyclist will embark on a 1,600 mile journey to visit all of the UK’s 15 national parks in less than two weeks. Lorna Fisher, a former national park ranger and now engagement manager at the Peak District National Park, will take on the challenge in National Parks […] The post National Park ranger takes on epic journey across the UK’s most treasured landscapes appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.

  • Still Waters - 30 years of the Broads Authority

    Broads National Park

    Visit The Forum this coming weekend for a special photographic exhibition of the Broads.

    Posted: 26 March 2019.