Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • National Lottery #ThanksToYou

    Snowdonia National Park

    On the 8th of December 2018, we are offering a free cup of tea or coffee to National Lottery players that purchases a ticket to visit Yr Ysgwrn’s historic farmhouse.

    Posted: 27 November 2018.

  • Yr Ysgwrn - ‘O Lwyd i Liw’

    Snowdonia National Park

    An unique event to mark the end of the First World War and the hope for peace will be performed at Capel Moreia, Trawsfynydd this Sunday.

    Posted: 21 November 2018.

  • Find Christmas magic and more at Carew Castle and Oriel y Parc

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Whether you're looking for great Christmas gifts or want to visit Santa in his Grotto, two of Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority's top visitor attractions are holding events that can help you get your festive fix.

    Posted: 15 November 2018.

  • Taster day to offer preview of Pathways volunteering project

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The Pathways volunteering project, which helps people aged 16 and above to improve their health and wellbeing as they gain new experiences and skills through practical activity outdoors, is holding a taster day to recruit more volunteers in North Pem

    Posted: 15 November 2018.

  • Tender Opportunity – Re-Advertised Due to Minor Discrepancy in the Original Advertisement

    Snowdonia National Park

    CONSTRUCTION OF A BAT BARN - HARLECH Snowdonia National Park Authority invite tenders from competent and experienced building contractors to construct a bat barn on land at St. David’s Hotel, HARLECH, Gwynedd.

    Posted: 9 November 2018.

  • Be prepared for less daylight

    Snowdonia National Park

    As we get ready to turn the clocks back this weekend we ask walkers to carefully plan their expeditions into Snowdonia’s countryside or mountains over the coming months, remembering to allow for less daylight.

    Posted: 26 October 2018.

  • Funding available for Community Projects

    Brecon Beacons National Park

    Brecon Beacons National Park Authority is urging local community groups to apply for funding for their projects.  The Sustainable Development Fund totalling £200,000 a year, is offered to community projects that develop and test ways of achieving a more sustainable way of living in the countryside and helps improve the quality of life. At a […]

    Posted: 18 October 2018.

  • New discoveries to be made at National Park Archaeology Day

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The 2018 Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Archaeology Day will reveal fresh findings from some of the area's wellknown historic monuments, as well as information on newly discovered sites.

    Posted: 18 October 2018.

  • Frightening half term and Halloween fun awaits at National Park attractions

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority's three visitor attractions will all be hosting Halloweenthemed activities and events this October half term, with ghostly goings on and terrifying treats for the whole family to enjoy.

    Posted: 16 October 2018.

  • Developing traditional farming skills at Yr Ysgwrn

    Snowdonia National Park

    Snowdonia National Park Authority are providing two sessions to learn a craft that has been part of Snowdonia’s landscape for centuries.

    Posted: 12 October 2018.

  • A new path on Snowdon’s highest slopes

    Snowdonia National Park

    Thanks to funds raised through a crowdfunding campaign back in 2016, the first phase of footpath construction work on the upper section of the Watkin Path has been completed.

    Posted: 5 October 2018.

  • Canaston Wood bridleway bridge repaired

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    A 19th century bridge in Canaston Wood has been given a major overhaul by the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority thanks to funding from Bluestone National Park Resort.

    Posted: 1 October 2018.

  • The Moon is Red at Yr Ysgwrn

    Snowdonia National Park

    During the month of the Welsh History Festival for Children, Yr Ysgwrn is thrilled to work with the Festival and Welsh Books Council to provide literary experiences outside the classroom for the secondary school pupils of Gwynedd.

    Posted: 28 September 2018.

  • South Ranger settling into new National Park role

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    An opportunity to work as a Ranger in one of the most iconic areas of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park has been taken by a welltravelled candidate.

    Posted: 24 September 2018.

  • Wildlife disturbance the focus of Pembrokeshire drone guidance

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority has released new drone guidance for recreational users that seeks to limit the disturbance the aerial devices can cause to protected wildlife.

    Posted: 21 September 2018.