Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Dales people engage in Local Plan process

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    People in the Yorkshire Dales National Park have responded in good numbers to an invitation to help shape a new set of planning policies for the area. A total of 249 people, as well as 26 organisations, submitted comments to ‘Consultation No. 1 – Setting the Agenda’, which ran for 10 weeks to the 14th […] The post Dales people engage in Local Plan process appeared first on Yorkshire Dales National Park.

    Posted: 16 March 2020.

  • Astonishing 2020 National Parks photography– urging us all to protect nature

    New Forest National Park

    The UK National Parks and Campaign for National Parks are delighted to announce the winner, runners up and shortlist for our joint photography competition underscoring the importance of nature in our National Parks. Around the theme of a ‘Inspired By Nature’, the competition drew around 1,700 entries from across the 15 National Parks in the […] The post Astonishing 2020 National Parks photography– urging us all to protect nature appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 13 March 2020.

  • Dramatic Cairngorms shot wins National Parks Photo Comp

    Cairngorms National Park

    The UK National Parks and Campaign for National Parks have announced the winner of their joint photography competition… The post Dramatic Cairngorms shot wins National Parks Photo Comp appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 13 March 2020.

  • Traditional Lake District barns saved from dereliction thanks to new grant

    Lake District National Park

    A Lake District barn in Longsleddale is amongst the first in the country to benefit from a pilot grant to sensitively repair the building for continued agricultural use and to preserve the appearance of the surrounding cultural landscape.

    Posted: 13 March 2020.

  • Discover dark sky magic on How Hill night walk

    Broads National Park

    Our 2020 How Hill Night Walk is shaping up to be the best yet.

    Posted: 11 March 2020.

  • Defra Trial Gets Underway on Exmoor Farms

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 10 March 2020.

  • 200 Years Since England's 'Wild West' Tamed by Exmoor Pioneer

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 9 March 2020.

  • Roseanna Cunningham opens Cairngorms Climate Conference “Net Zero with Nature”

    Cairngorms National Park

    “The global climate emergency is the single biggest threat to our future and we must act now” this… The post Roseanna Cunningham opens Cairngorms Climate Conference “Net Zero with Nature” appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 9 March 2020.

  • Take the lead in the Lake District this lambing season

    Lake District National Park

    As the first signs of spring are starting to show in the Lake District, it’s essential to keep dogs under control while out in the countryside as lambing season approaches.

    Posted: 6 March 2020.

  • Concert features young musicians’ Broads inspired compositions

    Broads National Park

    Local students recently launched their ‘Broads Album’, performing 14 original Broads-inspired compositions.

    Posted: 5 March 2020.

  • New Forest National Park features at summit hosted by The Prince of Wales to save rare bird

    New Forest National Park

    The New Forest National Park was at the heart of a summit hosted by The Prince of Wales to discuss ways to save the rare curlew. About 10% of the remaining population of curlews in southern England are found in the New Forest – just 40 pairs – and they have seen a decline of […] The post New Forest National Park features at summit hosted by The Prince of Wales to save rare bird appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 3 March 2020.

  • Park Talk: Snow business!

    Cairngorms National Park

    By CEO Convener, Xander McDade Following on from my last blog, I’d like to continue the discussion around… The post Park Talk: Snow business! appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 3 March 2020.

  • Broads Briefing - February 2020

    Broads National Park

    John Packman's Broads Briefing for February 2020 is now available to read.

    Posted: 28 February 2020.

  • Sealed-bid auction of outboard engine

    Broads National Park

    A sealed-bid auction is taking place for a outboard engine.

    Posted: 27 February 2020.

  • ‘Responsible dog owners always welcome’ says National Park as lambing season nears peak

    North York Moors National Park

    Dog owners are among the many millions of visitors who flock to the North York Moors National Park every year, but as the lambing season reaches its peak, the National Park Authority is reminding dog owners of their responsibilities.

    Posted: 27 February 2020.