Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Cairngorms Nominees Double Win at Nature of Scotland Awards

    Cairngorms National Park

    There were celebrations at the prestigious Nature of Scotland Awards with two winners coming from the Cairngorms National… The post Cairngorms Nominees Double Win at Nature of Scotland Awards appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 6 December 2019.

  • Thousands set to boost conservation of Britain’s rarest butterflies

    North York Moors National Park

    Rare butterflies in the North York Moors National Park will benefit from £9,413 of funding thanks to a Black Friday campaign by Forest Holidays and the UK National Parks.

    Posted: 6 December 2019.

  • New National Park ‘Ambassador’ centres are bringing the story of the Peak District to life for the region’s young people

    Peak District National Park

    A range of outdoor activity, education and residential centres from around the region have become Peak District National Park ‘Ambassador Centres’.

    Posted: 5 December 2019.

  • Peak District is breath of fresh air for refugees and asylum seekers

    Peak District National Park

    Refugees and asylum seekers pulled on their wellies to enjoy their first experience of the Peak District National Park. The visit was organised by Peak District National Park ranger Sally Wheal and colleagues Rob Kenning and Pete Bush, along with Derby-based charity Derbyshire Refugee Solidarity (DRS).

    Posted: 4 December 2019.

  • CNPA considers climate emergency as snow cover report is published

    Cairngorms National Park

    Biodiversity loss, disruption to water supplies and flooding are just some of the global challenges that are likely… The post CNPA considers climate emergency as snow cover report is published appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 2 December 2019.

  • Helvellyn Assessors celebrate ‘White Friday’ winter season launch

    Lake District National Park

    While many people are looking for today’s Black Friday deals, the Lake District’s three Fell Top Assessors are hoping for some of the white stuff.

    Posted: 29 November 2019.

  • Broads Briefing - November 2019

    Broads National Park

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

    Posted: 28 November 2019.

  • 2020 tolls changes approved by Broads Authority

    Broads National Park

    The Broads Authority has set navigation charges for 2020, promoting sustainable boating on the Broads.

    Posted: 28 November 2019.

  • Park Talk: What is Rural Development?

    Cairngorms National Park

    By CEO Convener, Xander McDade The Cairngorms National Park Authority plays a very important role in helping to… The post Park Talk: What is Rural Development? appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 28 November 2019.

  • Quay Assistant takes to the water with Lakes Rangers

    Broads National Park

    Christon paid a visit to the Lake District National Park through the Society for National Parks staff.

    Posted: 26 November 2019.

  • Awards for green Peak District businesses

    Peak District National Park

    Businesses which support their local community, economy and environment were honoured at a Peak District awards ceremony and networking event. Six new Environmental Quality Mark awards were presented to Peak District businesses which support and play an active role in their local economy, work to reduce their environmental impact and help to celebrate, conserve and enhance the Peak District National Park.

    Posted: 26 November 2019.

  • Hadrian’s Wall Assistant Trail Ranger

    Northumberland National Park

    Earlier this year we posted two blogs from Hadrian’s Wall Path Trail Ranger Gary Pickles talking about the management of the National Trail and the work that goes into its preservation. This time we are turning the blog over to Tess Wenham. Tess started working with Gary in April this year as Assistant Trail Ranger. […] The page Hadrian’s Wall Assistant Trail Ranger first appeared on Northumberland National Park.

    Posted: 26 November 2019.

  • Cairngorms National Park writers celebrate anthology launch

    Cairngorms National Park

    A year of inspirational writing about life and nature in the Cairngorms National Park has been captured in… The post Cairngorms National Park writers celebrate anthology launch appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 22 November 2019.

  • Discover National Parks fortnight 2019

    National Parks UK

    Discover National Parks is a two-week celebration across the UK with events and experiences running throughout the Easter holidays.

    Posted: 21 November 2019.

  • Cairngorms Project wins at UK National Parks Volunteer Awards

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Rare Invertebrates in the Cairngorms (RIC) project has won a UK National Parks Volunteer Award. TV presenter… The post Cairngorms Project wins at UK National Parks Volunteer Awards appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 20 November 2019.