Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • New Peak District cycle jersey celebrates National Park’s iconic routes

    Peak District National Park

    Visitors to the Peak District National Park on two wheels can now share their passion for the area thanks to a newly designed cycle jersey – with proceeds going towards the National Park’s conservation and protection.

    Posted: 10 May 2018.

  • Citizen Scientists Help Manage Ancient Monuments

    New Forest National Park

    Volunteer citizen scientists are helping the New Forest National Park Authority survey around 150 nationally important monuments. The New Forest has a rich and varied history of human interaction, extending back at least 13,000 years. As part of this rich history, the National Park boasts everything from ancient burial mounds and hill forts, to Roman […] The post Citizen Scientists Help Manage Ancient Monuments appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 10 May 2018.

  • Naturally Healthy Month comes to Minehead

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 8 May 2018.

  • Help protect our ground nesting birds this spring and summer

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park is a very important place for wildlife and we’re lucky enough to have some… The post Help protect our ground nesting birds this spring and summer appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 8 May 2018.

  • Access Forum seeks new members

    New Forest National Park

    New members are being sought for the New Forest Access Forum, which gives advice on access for outdoor recreation in and around the New Forest. Applications are particularly welcome from anyone who is able to represent the interests of farmers and landowners, equestrians (horse riders/carriage drivers) and people with disabilities, with a deadline of 29 […] The post Access Forum seeks new members appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 8 May 2018.

  • Taking positive steps towards Summer!

    Peak District National Park

    Peak District National Park Rangers have teamed up with Derbyshire Dales District Council’s Walking for Health scheme to provide new opportunities for people to enjoy the UK’s original National Park.

    Posted: 3 May 2018.

  • New partnership to lead on Forest friendly dog initiative

    New Forest National Park

    The New Forest National Park Authority (NPA) has teamed up with New Forest Dog Owners Group (NFDOG) to employ a new third seasonal ranger to help people care for the Forest and promote the New Forest Dog Walking Code to residents, visitors and local communities. In previous years, two seasonal rangers have been employed for […] The post New partnership to lead on Forest friendly dog initiative appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 2 May 2018.

  • Young New Forest cyclists win gold at ‘Inclusive Cycling Olympics’

    New Forest National Park

    A team of cyclists from the New Forest National Park took to the track at Olympic Park in London to compete in the ‘Inclusive Cycling Olympics’. PEDALL New Forest Inclusive Cycling team joined other inclusive cycle users from London and the surrounding area at the event run by London-based charity Bikeworks. The New Forest team […] The post Young New Forest cyclists win gold at ‘Inclusive Cycling Olympics’ appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 2 May 2018.

  • Local Businesses Could Benefit From International Tourism Boost

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 1 May 2018.

  • Exmoor Launches New Plan For The Future

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 1 May 2018.

  • TV Actress Caroline Quentin Backs Exmoor Bridge Appeal

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 1 May 2018.

  • Special delivery for Bowness Post Office with first Lake District Pound purchase

    Lake District National Park

    Lake District National Park Chief Executive, Richard Leafe, has spent his first Lake District Pounds at Bowness Post Office today to support local businesses taking part in the regional currency scheme.

    Posted: 1 May 2018.

  • Archaeological Guided Walks

    Snowdonia National Park

    Come and discover Snowdonia’s cultural heritage in the company of Tomos Jones, Snowdonia National Park Archaeologist on the 24th of May!

    Posted: 1 May 2018.

  • Applications open in Peak District National Park for tourism providers to join world-class bookable tourism offer

    Peak District National Park

    Tourism providers in and around the Peak District National Park are being invited to apply to be a part of The English National Park Experience Collection - a collection of unique experiences which tell the story of our National Parks and the people who look after them, to international audiences.

    Posted: 30 April 2018.

  • Call to ‘Shape the Lakes’ as Local Plan Review gets underway

    Lake District National Park

    Residents, business owners and farmers across the Lake District are being urged to ‘Shape the Lakes’ and have their say on new planning policies at Local Plan drop-in consultation events being held across the National Park in May and June.

    Posted: 30 April 2018.