Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Two Moors Festival Ends on a Positive Note

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 27 October 2018.

  • Big Adventure Day at Webbers Post

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 27 October 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.

  • Bumper funding package to improve access in the Western Lakes

    Lake District National Park

    The Lake District National Park has recently secured a bumper £80,000 of funding for two major improvement projects in the Western Lakes.

    Posted: 24 October 2018.

  • National Park volunteer honoured with special award

    Lake District National Park

    A dedicated Lake District volunteer has received the coveted Bryan Stilling Award for his outstanding contribution to the National Park over the past 20 years.

    Posted: 22 October 2018.

  • Generation of School Children Inspired by Lorna Doone

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 19 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.

  • Chance to dig for information at annual archaeology event

    Lake District National Park

    The Annual Archaeology in the Lake District Conference is taking place on 10 November at the Rheged Centre, near Penrith and there are still a few tickets available. The full day session is open to anyone interested in Cumbrian archaeology and history or Lake District heritage and culture.

    Posted: 15 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.

  • Diversion for walkers as repairs start at Buttermere bridge

    Lake District National Park

    The temporary foot bridge at Buttermere is to be removed and a diversion has been put in place so that the circular route round Buttermere can still be accessed. Repairs to the original Dubbs bridge will begin next summer.

    Posted: 3 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.