Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • “Book of Bridges” restored

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    A huge book containing the Midland Railway’s original 1870s drawings for the now closed Garsdale-Hawes branch line has been restored, with support from the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority’s Sustainable Development Fund (SDF).

    Posted: 21 September 2018.

  • Deputy First Minister encourages action for EUROPARC Youth Manifesto

    Cairngorms National Park

    The EUROPARC Youth Manifesto was launched today (Friday 21 September) to over 400 delegates at EUROPARC 2018 in… The post Deputy First Minister encourages action for EUROPARC Youth Manifesto appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 21 September 2018.

  • Nominate best new buildings in the Peak District National Park

    Peak District National Park

    The Peak District National Park Authority is calling for nominations to its new Planning Awards.

    Posted: 21 September 2018.

  • Weekly list of active planning applications – 20 September 2018

    Cairngorms National Park

    You can view all currently active Planning applications and the deadline dates for Public Comments on a  weekly list here… The post Weekly list of active planning applications – 20 September 2018 appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 20 September 2018.

  • Children need a daily dose of Mother Nature

    Cairngorms National Park

    EUROPARC 2018 hears the next generation are key to securing future of protected areas, while enriching themselves Around… The post Children need a daily dose of Mother Nature appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 19 September 2018.

  • Call for charity trustees for new Peak District National Park Trust

    Peak District National Park

    The Peak District National Park Trust is looking for people who are passionate about fundraising to help look after the UK’s first national park.

    Posted: 19 September 2018.

  • ‘Now or never’ for Ingleborough woodland grants

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    A plan to plant 15 hectares of new native woodland in the Ingleborough Dales over four years will fail unless more landowners come forward soon, the team behind the project has said.

    Posted: 18 September 2018.

  • Dark Skies Festival to Blast Off With Planetarium Experience

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 18 September 2018.

  • Flood Recovery Rangers building bridges at Troutbeck Ford

    Lake District National Park

    A team of flood recovery rangers from the Lake District National Park have begun work to reinstate popular bridleway bridges at Troutbeck Ford near Windermere, which were damaged during Storm Desmond.

    Posted: 17 September 2018.

  • Lancashire station flags reused in National Park

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Large flagstones which once lined the platforms at Kirkham and Wesham Station in Lancashire have been reused on public rights of way in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

    Posted: 14 September 2018.

  • Affordable homes boost for Cairngorms National Park

    Cairngorms National Park

    Two communities in the Cairngorms National Park are to get new, much-needed affordable homes after planning permission was… The post Affordable homes boost for Cairngorms National Park appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 14 September 2018.

  • ‘Ant Boy’ Shortlisted for Nature of Scotland Award

    Cairngorms National Park

    Xander Johnston has been a runner up in the Cairngorms Nature Young Presenter competition, he is currently a… The post ‘Ant Boy’ Shortlisted for Nature of Scotland Award appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 14 September 2018.

  • World Heritage Site brand launched today at Westmorland County Show

    Lake District National Park

    A leading Lake District farmer and local business today unveiled a new English World Heritage Site brand and free business toolkit at Westmorland County Show (13 September).

    Posted: 13 September 2018.

  • Hundreds of delegates coming for EUROPARC

    Cairngorms National Park

    Around 500 delegates from protected areas across Europe are gathering in Aviemore next week (18-21 September) for the… The post Hundreds of delegates coming for EUROPARC appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 13 September 2018.

  • Our Response to New Agriculture Bill

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 12 September 2018.