Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • ‘Sound condemnation’ needed of raptor persecution

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority will present evidence-based data on birds of prey persecution in the Park at a Northern England Raptor Forum open day in Grassington tomorrow.

    Posted: 10 August 2018.

  • People in Wales name the Pembrokeshire Coast their favourite UK National Park

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    The Pembrokeshire Coast National Park has topped a YouGov poll which asked people in Wales to name their favourite out of the 15 UK National Parks.

    Posted: 9 August 2018.

  • 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 2018.

    Posted: 9 August 2018.

  • Seaside fun at the National Park's County Show marquee

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Visit the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority's marquee at the Pembrokeshire County Show from 1416 August for seaside fun.

    Posted: 8 August 2018.

  • Renovation scheme brings new lease of life to Millers Dale station building

    Peak District National Park

    A historic former railway building is to be granted a new lease of life through a renovation scheme led by the Peak District National Park Authority.

    Posted: 7 August 2018.

  • Ash dieback hits Park

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Ash dieback disease has spread “phenomenally quickly” right across the Yorkshire Dales National Park, hitting its most treasured and ancient woodlands, the Park Authority’s Senior Trees and Woodlands Officer, Geoff Garrett, has said.

    Posted: 7 August 2018.

  • Dark Skies Festival Line-Up Announced

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 6 August 2018.

  • Leading spoken word poet set to launch the ultimate love poem to the Lake District

    Lake District National Park

    The Lake District National Park Authority and acclaimed northern poet Tony Walsh are set to unveil a specially-commissioned short film, ‘Reflecting On The Lakes’, at a free screening at Zeffirellis cinema, Ambleside, next week (13 Aug).

    Posted: 6 August 2018.

  • Families invited for summer wild play day in the woods

    New Forest National Park

    Children are invited to explore, play and be creative in the New Forest at a wild play day this summer. Families can learn more about why the National Park is special while creating forest art, taking part in water activities, navigating a woodland obstacle course and more. Organised by the New Forest National Park Authority, […] The post Families invited for summer wild play day in the woods appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 6 August 2018.

  • Last chance to have your say on proposals for managing recreation in the New Forest

    New Forest National Park

    Hundreds of people have given their views on draft plans to both protect the New Forest and cater for people enjoying the area. The proposals in the Future Forest online survey have been designed to: protect the spectacular, yet fragile, wildlife-rich landscape that people come to see manage recreation for local people and visitors use […] The post Last chance to have your say on proposals for managing recreation in the New Forest appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 2 August 2018.

  • Award for Exmoor's Woodlands

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 1 August 2018.

  • 2018 National Park Volunteer Awards now open

    Broads National Park

    Celebrate an individual volunteering within the Broads National Park boundaries.

    Posted: 1 August 2018.

  • Park thanks public for record response to ‘Shape the Lakes’ Local Plan

    Lake District National Park

    The Lake District National Park is today thanking the record number of local residents and businesses who took part in its recent Local Plan review. Throughout May and June more than 2,700 people reviewed planning policies and land allocations that could potentially have an impact on their future in the Lake District.

    Posted: 1 August 2018.

  • Gaddum Restaurant celebrates the sweet taste of success with sunset dining

    Lake District National Park

    The Gaddum Restaurant, named after Brockhole’s former Victorian owner, William Gaddum, opened only a short three months ago on a spring evening in late April. Since then The Gaddum has gained an enviable reputation and some dedicated fans. It now extends its service and adds early evening dining to the menu.

    Posted: 1 August 2018.

  • Broads Briefing - July 2018

    Broads National Park

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

    Posted: 31 July 2018.