Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Our Natural Treasures

    Cairngorms National Park

    “The European Day of Parks is a commemorative day for Protected Areas across Europe that was launched in… The post Our Natural Treasures appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 24 May 2019.

  • Europa Nostra Awards – Yr Ysgwrn needs you!

    Snowdonia National Park

    This week we had the absolute privilege in winning in the Conservation category in the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019.

    Posted: 24 May 2019.

  • ‘Pass the PEDALL’ charity relay stars gold-medallist Paralympian

    New Forest National Park

    More than 100 people from across Hampshire came together on Wednesday 15 May in the beautiful setting of the New Forest to take part in a charity cycling relay event, led by gold-medallist Paralympian cyclist, Darren Kenny OBE. The ride, from Brockenhurst to Burley, was organised by PEDALL, a partnership project that provides opportunities for […] The post ‘Pass the PEDALL’ charity relay stars gold-medallist Paralympian appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 23 May 2019.

  • Share Your Memories of Pinkery

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 22 May 2019.

  • Cairngorms land based workers asked to Share Stories

    Cairngorms National Park

    The next in the series of creative writing workshops for the ‘Shared Stories: A Year in the Cairngorms’… The post Cairngorms land based workers asked to Share Stories appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 21 May 2019.

  • ‘Thank you!’ Three Peaks footpath re-built

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    A much-used footpath off the summit of Yorkshire’s highest mountain has been re-built with locally-quarried stone, following a successful public fundraising campaign.

    Posted: 21 May 2019.

  • Conservation of Yr Ysgwrn in Snowdonia National Park among the winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019

    Snowdonia National Park

    The winners of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2019, Europe’s most prestigious honour in the field, funded by the Creative Europe programme, were announced today by the European Commission and Europa Nostra, the leading European heritage network.

    Posted: 21 May 2019.

  • Peregrine chicks hatch at Malham

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    It’s certain that peregrine falcon chicks have hatched high up on Malham Cove.

    Posted: 20 May 2019.

  • Romance and grit: life of Yorkshire Dales shepherdess

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    The inspiring story of third-generation tenant hill farmer and wool fashion designer Alison O’Neill will be told in a special exhibition opening next week at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes.  

    Posted: 20 May 2019.

  • Visitor Survey gets underway

    Cairngorms National Park

    A year long visitor survey in the Cairngorms National Park has begun to help understand what motivates people… The post Visitor Survey gets underway appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 16 May 2019.

  • Projects announced for Cairngorms Trust funds

    Cairngorms National Park

    News from The Cairngorms Trust The Cairngorms Trust are delighted to announce that the Boat of Garten Wildlife… The post Projects announced for Cairngorms Trust funds appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 16 May 2019.

  • Funding Boost for Urban Schools Visiting Exmoor

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 15 May 2019.

  • Tourism Ambassadors for Wales

    Snowdonia National Park

    The first ever pan-Wales workshop on tourism ambassador schemes has been announced in Tourism Week. The workshop is a collaboration between Snowdonia National Park Authority and the Next Tourism Generation Project and will highlight the benefits of ambassador schemes.

    Posted: 15 May 2019.

  • Steng Moss Practical Work

    Northumberland National Park

    This February saw peatland conservation work on Steng Moss, opposite Winter’s Gibbet, just outside of Elsdon.  This bog is a really special place, with at least 7 different species of sphagnum as well as cotton grass, bog rosemary, cranberry and bog asphodel.  This is site perfect for large heath butterfly and we are hoping this […] The page Steng Moss Practical Work first appeared on Northumberland National Park.

    Posted: 14 May 2019.

  • Lake Ranger summer safety season sets sail

    Lake District National Park

    The Lake District National Park’s Lake Ranger team is geared up for another successful season, keeping people safe on and in the water and will be at this weekend’s Windermere Boat Show to offer advice and guidance.

    Posted: 14 May 2019.