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  • New campaign: ‘Pitch in for Whernside’

    ‘Pitch in for Whernside’ has been launched by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA), as part of the British Mountaineering Council’s national ‘Mend Our Mountains: Make One Million’ fundraising campaign. Date published: 20171117

  • Campsite makes high nature value farming viable

    A new campsite has been established on a farm in Buckden in Upper Wharfedale, with support from the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority’s Sustainable Development Fund (SDF). Date published: 20171110

  • The National Park in numbers

    Six ‘evidence papers’ – containing the latest facts, figures and trends about the Yorkshire Dales National Park – have been published, in the latest step toward creating a new five-year management plan for the park. Date published: 20171103

  • Statement on RSPB's Birdcrime report

    Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority Chairman Carl Lis said: “I am appalled by the continuing illegal persecution and attempted persecution of protected birds in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Birds of prey should be thriving here. That they are not, as the RSPB’s ‘Birdcrime’ report rightly makes clear, is a serious stain on the Park’s reputation – and on all those involved in moorland management. Date published: 20171101

  • Events listings site redesigned

    A free online events calendar for the Yorkshire Dales National Park – seen by an average of more than a thousand people a week – has been redesigned and made easier to use. Date published: 20171031

  • National Park nudges house builders

    The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) has contacted landowners, developers, builders, planning agents and Housing Associations to urge them to consider building new homes in the Park. Date published: 20171027

  • Sue Dewhurst exhibits at Yoredale

    Barns, landscapes, the legacy of the Tour de France – and the odd hen with attitude – feature in the latest art exhibition at Yoredale in Bainbridge, the offices of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. Sue Dewhurst Date published: 20171024

  • Wildlife garden opens at Sedbergh primary

    An area of Sedbergh Primary School that had become derelict and out-of-bounds has been transformed into a science and wildlife garden, with support from the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority’s Sustainable Development Fund (SDF). Date published: 20171023

  • Swaledale barns restored – and stories told

    Two historic barns near Muker have been restored, while a multi-media community project has recorded, interpreted and shared the history of barns in the parish. Date published: 20171020

  • Volunteers complete major work on C2C

    A 220-metre-long flagged path has been laid across a badly eroded section of the world famous Coast to Coast trail – in one of the biggest rights of way improvement projects ever undertaken by Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority volunteers. Date published: 20171016

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