Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Extinct plant rediscovered in the Peak District National Park

    Peak District National Park

    A rare plant previously thought to be globally extinct has been rediscovered in the Peak District National Park.

    Posted: 6 September 2017.

  • Wales' First Minister Opens yr Ysgwrn

    Snowdonia National Park

    Yr Ysgwrn was officially opened today by the Rt Hon Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales, in the company of Gerald Williams, the nephew of famous poet and First World War soldier, Hedd Wyn

    Posted: 6 September 2017.

  • Heritage Open Day this Friday

    Exmoor National Park

    Heritage Open Day

    Posted: 5 September 2017.

  • Broads Briefing - September 2017

    Broads National Park

    John Packman's Broads Briefing for September 2017 is now available to read.

    Posted: 5 September 2017.

  • Time running out for early bird discount

    Exmoor National Park

    Book now for Dark Sky Festival early bird discount

    Posted: 5 September 2017.

  • Pembrokeshire myths and folktales retold for Year of Legends

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Some of Pembrokeshire's most magical myths and terrifying tales have been brought to life in a series of new bilingual videos and audio stories as part of a project to celebrate the Year of Legends.

    Posted: 1 September 2017.

  • Nominate Your Local Heroes in the National Parks UK Awards

    Peak District National Park

    UK National Parks are calling for nominations to the Volunteer Awards 2017.

    Posted: 1 September 2017.

  • Cycle Maintenance workshops for tourism businesses

    Peak District National Park

    Pedal Peak for Business, supported by the Peak District National Park Authority and Derbyshire Dales District Council, is offering two free cycle maintenance workshops this autumn.

    Posted: 31 August 2017.

  • New Forest Walking Festival is back

    New Forest National Park

    D-day remains, wild play activities and fascinating wildlife are just some of the treats awaiting walkers in the fifth New Forest Walking Festival.

    Posted: 29 August 2017.

  • Coastal event kicks off new programme of destination support for local tourism businesses

    North York Moors National Park

    Local tourism businesses are invited to attend an event (12 September 2017) to hear about how they can get involved in, and benefit from, a new programme of support aimed at promoting the North York Moors coastline as a visitor destination.

    Posted: 29 August 2017.

  • Favourite New Forest photos chosen by public

    New Forest National Park

    The winners have been announced in a competition to find the most popular summer photos of the New Forest.

    Posted: 27 August 2017.

  • Pembrokeshire's glorious horizons celebrated with new retro poster

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Please note the new

    Posted: 25 August 2017.

  • Lonely Planet Visit Brecon Beacons

    Brecon Beacons National Park

    This weekend will see the world famous travel media company Lonely Planet stop off in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Their epic summer road trip in an all- electric Tesla is part of a staycation to showcase some of Scotland, England and Wales’ most iconic National Parks. On Saturday the travel media company are inviting […]

    Posted: 24 August 2017.

  • Five of Northumberland’s Best Cycling Routes

    Northumberland National Park

    Ahead of the Tour of Britain arriving in Northumberland on the 4th September our friends at Cottages in Northumberland have shared five of the best cycling routes in the area. Cottages in Northumberland are passionate about the breath-taking beauty of the North East – and their home-from-home holiday cottages provide the perfect base for visitors […] The page Five of Northumberland’s Best Cycling Routes first appeared on Northumberland National Park.

    Posted: 23 August 2017.

  • Nominations open for 2017 National Parks UK Volunteer Awards

    Broads National Park

    National Parks UK are now accepting nominations for their annual Volunteer Awards.

    Posted: 23 August 2017.