Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Dark Skies Poetry Competition Winners

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 11 December 2018.

  • Chairman: ‘Now the real work begins’

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    The Yorkshire Dales National Park Management Plan (NPMP) 2019-2024 has been published. It sets out, in effect, a five-year work programme to enhance the environment and support the local economy.

    Posted: 10 December 2018.

  • Plans get go ahead for consultation

    Cairngorms National Park

    A proposed Local Development Plan (LDP) and an Economic Action Plan for the Cairngorms National Park were approved… The post Plans get go ahead for consultation appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 December 2018.

  • CNPA Gaelic Language Plan 2018-2022 approved

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park Authority Gaelic Language Plan 2018 – 2022 / Ùghdarras Pàirc Nàiseanta a’ Mhonaidh Ruaidh Plana… The post CNPA Gaelic Language Plan 2018-2022 approved appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 December 2018.

  • New deputies at the CNPA

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park Authority has a new Deputy Convener of the Board as well as a new… The post New deputies at the CNPA appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 December 2018.

  • Park Talk: Be a Board Member

    Cairngorms National Park

    By CNPA Convener, Xander McDade This past month saw the CNPA open our new office extension in Grantown-on-Spey.… The post Park Talk: Be a Board Member appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 6 December 2018.

  • Merlin Helicopters Help Mend Exmoor's Paths

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 6 December 2018.

  • Full steam ahead for reconnection of Keswick to Threlkeld Railway Path as funding is announced

    Lake District National Park

    A £7.9 million funding package has been agreed to allow work to start on the final phase of reconnecting the Keswick to Threlkeld multi user trail which was severely damaged in Storm Desmond three years ago to the day (5 December).

    Posted: 5 December 2018.

  • Volunteer fair promises opportunities for all

    New Forest National Park

    Details of the New Forest’s number one event for volunteering opportunities have been announced to mark International Volunteer Day. The New Forest National Park Volunteer Fair returns in January, bigger and better than ever. The event is organised by the New Forest National Park Authority and brings together dozens of local groups to help budding […] The post Volunteer fair promises opportunities for all appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 5 December 2018.

  • Tree planting event to celebrate loved-ones helps spruce up local park

    New Forest National Park

    Families and friends came together to celebrate their loved-ones by helping to plant a community woodland in the New Forest. The Family Trees event was run by the New Forest National Park Authority during the opening weekend of National Tree Week (24 November – 2 December) and marked the beginning of the tree planting season. […] The post Tree planting event to celebrate loved-ones helps spruce up local park appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 5 December 2018.

  • National Park Fell Top Assessors start Winter season

    Lake District National Park

    Snow has been spotted on the fells over the past week which not only heralds the start of winter but also the season launch of the Lake District National Park’s Weatherline service.

    Posted: 30 November 2018.

  • Business and community leaders mark first anniversary of environmental partnership

    New Forest National Park

    A partnership looking to boost the natural environment by putting it at the heart of decisions about the environment, economy and communities has marked its first anniversary. One of the first of its kind in the UK, the Green Halo Partnership brings together organisations from across central southern England to protect and enhance our ‘natural […] The post Business and community leaders mark first anniversary of environmental partnership appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 30 November 2018.

  • New recycled surface for Tissington Trail during winter closure

    Peak District National Park

    A 1.4 mile section of the Tissington Trail will be closed temporarily from 7 January 2019, to allow surfacing and improvement works to take place.

    Posted: 30 November 2018.

  • North York Moors says #ThanksToYou

    North York Moors National Park

    The North York Moors is saying ‘thank you’ to National Lottery players by offering a 20% discount on retail (excluding alcohol) at both its National Park Centres between Monday 3 and Friday 7 December.

    Posted: 30 November 2018.

  • Exmoor Historic Signposts Celebration

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 29 November 2018.