Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Major repair project takes flight

    Northumberland National Park

    An ambitious project to repair a stone footpath along one of Northumberland’s most popular walking routes has been carried out by Northumberland National Park Authority. Over 400 metres of flagged and pitched stone has been installed between Lordenshaws and The Beacon along the eastern slope of the Simonside Ridge near Rothbury. Due to the site’s […] The page Major repair project takes flight first appeared on Northumberland National Park.

    Posted: 9 November 2017.

  • Christmas events to celebrate the very best of local produce

    North York Moors National Park

    Two Christmas shopping events in the North York Moors National Park will celebrate the very best of local arts, crafts and hand-made seasonal gifts.

    Posted: 9 November 2017.

  • Views sought on Gaelic Language Plan for CNPA

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park has a rich history associated with Gaelic – it being the dominant language in… The post Views sought on Gaelic Language Plan for CNPA appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 November 2017.

  • Snap up prizes in New Forest autumn photo competition

    New Forest National Park

    Autumnal photos of the New Forest could win photographers great prizes as the popular Seasonal Snaps photo competition returns.

    Posted: 7 November 2017.

  • Additional eight days for Yorkshire’s 2018 Dark Skies Festival

    North York Moors National Park

    A night zip wire experience and stargazing combined with a stellar eating experience will be just two of numerous new events in a much-expanded Dark Skies Festival across North Yorkshire in February 2018.

    Posted: 7 November 2017.

  • Dedication of young volunteers recognised at charity launch

    North York Moors National Park

    The 2017 ‘Young Ranger of the year’ was announced today (Friday 3 November) at the official launch of the North York Moors National Park Trust.

    Posted: 3 November 2017.

  • National Park conservation scheme helps establish the Bug Farm's new wildflower meadow

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Wildflower seeds from a former World War II airfield have been used to create a new native hay meadow at Dr Beynon's Bug Farm near St Davids.

    Posted: 3 November 2017.

  • Rangers undertake mass litter pick at Breydon Water

    Broads National Park

    Over 50 bin bags of waste have been removed from Breydon Water following a mass litter pick by Rangers.

    Posted: 2 November 2017.

  • Cardiff People First Celebrate Completion of Brecon Beacons Challenge

    Brecon Beacons National Park

    Cardiff People First (CPF) are celebrating after finishing the Brecon Beacons Challenge, completing 10 popular walking routes within the Brecon Beacons National Park. Members of the charity, run by and for people with learning disabilities in Cardiff, held a certificate giving ceremony at Craig-y-nos Country Park to mark their great achievement which included walks up […]

    Posted: 31 October 2017.

  • No limit to Exmoor's Dark Skies

    Exmoor National Park

    Exmoor's Dark Sky Festival success

    Posted: 31 October 2017.

  • Warning of fireworks distressing New Forest livestock

    New Forest National Park

    Fireworks display organisers and residents in the New Forest are being asked to be aware of ponies and other animals to avoid causing them injuries and distress.

    Posted: 30 October 2017.

  • Halloween frights and devilish delights on the Pembrokeshire Coast this half term

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    If you're looking to entertain your family with Halloween hijinx or spooky stories this half term holiday, then look no further than the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority's three visitor attractions.

    Posted: 25 October 2017.

  • Public crown favourite New Forest artist

    New Forest National Park

    An artist from Milford-on-Sea has triumphed in the New Forest Open Art Exhibition for a second time, winning an award for her 3D piece created from gorse wood.

    Posted: 24 October 2017.

  • Become a Young Ranger in the North York Moors National Park

    North York Moors National Park

    The North York Moors National Park Authority is seeking young people aged 11-17 who love the great outdoors to join a special team of volunteer recruits.

    Posted: 23 October 2017.

  • National Parks delivering a better environment today and for future generations

    New Forest National Park

    Larger National Parks and more young people learning in these spectacular landscapes. These are just some of the highlights in a new report published by National Parks England today.

    Posted: 23 October 2017.