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Latest news from the National Park Authority

The latest news releases issued by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority appear below.

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  • Life is blooming in the National Park

    The Yorkshire Dales National Park is a great place to live – and that’s not just for humans. Date published: 4 August 2014

  • National Parks Week in the Yorkshire Dales

    History, flowers and guided walks are just some of the things on offer in the Yorkshire Dales next week to mark National Parks Week. Date published: 21 July 2014

  • 200,000 visitors have seen Malham Cove Peregrines

    The Peregrine viewing scheme at Malham Cove – a partnership between the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) and the RSPB – has welcomed its 200,000th visitor since it began in 2003. Date published: 16 July 2014

  • Historic buildings exhibition on the road

    Historic buildings in the Yorkshire Dales are highlighted in all their glory in an exhibition at Farfield Mill in Sedbergh. Date published: 14 July 2014

  • National Park captured spirit of Tour de France

    What a fantastic weekend! Date published: 8 July 2014

  • New faces for National Park Authority

    Former barrister and circuit judge Peter Charlesworth has been re-elected chairman of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) for the next year. Date published: 4 July 2014

  • Plea to dog owners

    Dog owners and walkers are being asked to take extra care as they visit the Yorkshire Dales National Park over the next few weeks. Date published: 1 July 2014

  • National Park logo lights the way

    Fleeces from local sheep are decorating the side of a hill near Grassington as the Yorkshire Dales National Park welcomes the Tour de France Grand Départ. Date published: 30 June 2014

  • Cycling through time in the Yorkshire Dales

    Cycling down the ages in the Yorkshire Dales is highlighted in a special exhibition at the Dales Countryside Museum in Hawes to celebrate the staging of the Tour de France Grand Départ next month. Date published: 24 June 2014

  • Consultation begins on planning documents

    Consultation begins today (June 16) on two documents that will guide the way planning decisions are made in the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the future. Date published: 16 June 2014

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