Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Broads Briefing - August 2018

    Broads National Park

    John Packman's Broads Briefing for August 2018 is now available to read.

    Posted: 24 August 2018.

  • West Yorkshire Lane Riders, Yorkshire Air Ambulance fundraising ride

    Peak District National Park

    The West Yorkshire Lane Riders group will be undertaking a 100 mile fundraising motorcycle ride on 8 September 2018. This includes off-road, unsurfaced routes, sometimes known as ‘green lanes’ within the Peak District National Park.

    Posted: 23 August 2018.

  • Broads Authority is looking for volunteers for Whitlingham Country Park

    Broads National Park

    Become a volunteer and help us look after the beautiful surroundings of Whitlingham Country Park.

    Posted: 23 August 2018.

  • Inspector makes Forbidden Corner decision

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    The Planning Inspectorate has rejected an appeal by the owners of the Forbidden Corner against an enforcement notice served by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA).

    Posted: 22 August 2018.

  • Brecon loses a Beacon

    Brecon Beacons National Park

    It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we must announce, that through the emergence of new technological data, we have lost one of our Beacons.  Perhaps, sticking to Welsh Folklore and Myth, which we are accustomed to in the Brecon Beacons, it would be more apt to state that one of our […]

    Posted: 22 August 2018.

  • Pupils' artwork displayed at Oriel y Parc as part of Criw Celf project

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    High quality artwork produced by Pembrokeshire primary school pupils has been on display at Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre in St Davids, following a series of workshops as part of the Criw Celf project.

    Posted: 22 August 2018.

  • Go for a Wee Walk!

    Cairngorms National Park

    Wee Walks Week is almost upon us once again (3 – 9 September) and at the Cairngorms National… The post Go for a Wee Walk! appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 21 August 2018.

  • Broads Authority seeks seasonal volunteers

    Broads National Park

    The Broads Authority is looking for volunteers to help with seasonal vegetation management in the Broads National Park.

    Posted: 21 August 2018.

  • Broads Authority seeks landowners to take part in new business initiative

    Broads National Park

    Get involved in an exciting new project creating charcoal out of the waste products in the Broads.

    Posted: 21 August 2018.

  • Park Talk – Welcoming Mairi

    Cairngorms National Park

    By Peter Argyle, CNPA Convener   The last week of July was National Parks Week across the UK… The post Park Talk – Welcoming Mairi appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 21 August 2018.

  • Man meets Cairngorms Volunteer Rangers who saved his life

    Cairngorms National Park

    Kenneth Cooper travelled to the Spittal of Glen Muick last week (12 August) to thank the two volunteers… The post Man meets Cairngorms Volunteer Rangers who saved his life appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 20 August 2018.

  • New signs spruce up village

    New Forest National Park

    A village in the north of the New Forest National Park has unveiled new signs at four key locations. The signs in Landford, Wiltshire are designed to complement the rural location and include the New Forest National Park logo. The aim is to remind road users that they are within a national park and should […] The post New signs spruce up village appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 20 August 2018.

  • Fourlegged friends set to descend on Carew Castle

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Carew Castle is bracing itself for an invasion by canine companions in the lead up to its Doggy Day Out on Sunday 19 August, which will see pooches and their proud owners take over the dogfriendly site.

    Posted: 17 August 2018.

  • Bumper year for Love the Forest scheme

    New Forest National Park

    People and businesses who ‘Love The Forest’ have come out in force to help fund projects to keep the New Forest special for years to come. The Love the Forest visitor gift scheme encourages visitors to donate or adds a pound to their hotel, restaurant bills, or product sales which are then given out in […] The post Bumper year for Love the Forest scheme appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 16 August 2018.

  • Postcards and leaflets celebrate Dolgellau's special townscape

    Snowdonia National Park

    This week saw the launch of a new leaflet and a series of postcards celebrating the unique townscape of Dolgellau. Striking illustrations of the town’s buildings, which feature on the postcards and leaflet, were drawn by Coleg Meirion Dwyfor art students.

    Posted: 15 August 2018.