Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Have your say on new National Park Car Parking Order

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority is proposing to update its OffStreet Parking Order which provides the legal basis for the management of its car parks.

    Posted: 11 September 2018.

  • Park Talk: Food for Thought

    Cairngorms National Park

    A recent media report highlighted research by Which into the ingredients of ice creams produced for and sold… The post Park Talk: Food for Thought appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 11 September 2018.

  • 'Litter Heroes' Needed to Clean Up Exmoor

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 11 September 2018.

  • £150,000 Crowdfunding drive: BMC launches the biggest phase of Mend Our Mountains

    Peak District National Park

    Today marks the launch of an enormous crowdfunding drive for Britain’s hills and mountains. It is part of Mend Our Mountains: Make One Million, a campaign partnership between the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) and the UK’s family of fifteen National Parks, which seeks to repair the areas of our treasured landscapes that have been most seriously blighted by erosion. 

    Posted: 11 September 2018.

  • Crowdfunding Drive for Exmoor

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 10 September 2018.

  • Lynmouth Bridge Appeal Gets Funding Boost

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 10 September 2018.

  • Rewards for Whernside path donations

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    A HF Holidays three-night break in the Dales is one reward of many on offer as part of a new crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the repair of a key footpath on Yorkshire’s highest peak, Whernside.

    Posted: 10 September 2018.

  • ‘Mend Our Mountains: Make One Million’ Crowdfunding Campaign – Cader Idris needs your support!

    Snowdonia National Park

    Thanks to a crowdfunding campaign, Mend Our Mountains: Make A Million, that is launched today, Cader Idris will hopefully be a step closer to benefiting from essential footpath development work.

    Posted: 10 September 2018.

  • New Forest conservation group wins Royal approval

    New Forest National Park

    The Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire presented ‘the MBE of voluntary service’ to Pondhead Conservation Trust on behalf of Her Majesty the Queen. Pondhead Conservation is a New Forest community woodland project restoring 200 acres of Crown woodland on the outskirts of Lyndhurst. Run entirely by volunteers who provide over 4,000 hours of free labour each […] The post New Forest conservation group wins Royal approval appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 September 2018.

  • ‘Mysterious’ earthworks surveyed in Wensleydale

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority archaeologists and members of the community are surveying earthworks known as ‘stack stands’ – as part of a project exploring Wensleydale’s dairying heritage.

    Posted: 7 September 2018.

  • New Forest partners visit successful schemes to improve the National Park

    New Forest National Park

    An innovative visitor centre on stilts, a wild play area and a river clean-up operation were some of the projects visited by representatives of organisations who care for the New Forest. The New Forest National Park Partnership Plan is the management plan for the Forest which nine lead organisations have helped create and pledged to […] The post New Forest partners visit successful schemes to improve the National Park appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 September 2018.

  • North Hill on the Radar

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 5 September 2018.

  • Mountain bikers to pedal Peak District National Park boundary to raise cash for route repairs

    Peak District National Park

    Two members of staff from the Peak District National Park Authority are to cycle 340km to raise money to repair a popular mountain bike route.

    Posted: 5 September 2018.

  • New Forest walking festival: book now

    New Forest National Park

    World War Two remains, wild play activities and fascinating wildlife are just some of the treats awaiting walkers in this autumn’s New Forest Walking Festival. The festival boasts more than 70 guided walks led by knowledgeable local experts and booking is now open here.   Walkers will be taken behind the scenes in the Forest […] The post New Forest walking festival: book now appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 5 September 2018.

  • The search is on for Forest’s best buildings

    New Forest National Park

    The New Forest is famous for its free roaming animals and beautiful scenery. But it owes its unique character to its many beautiful buildings as well as its natural wonders. This is why the New Forest National Park Authority is seeking to reward high quality new buildings that follow in this fine tradition and enhance […] The post The search is on for Forest’s best buildings appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 4 September 2018.