Peak District National Park Authority News
News releases from the Peak District National Park Authority
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:36:16 +0000

    Recognition for 40 years’ service as a volunteer ranger
    A volunteer ranger has clocked up over one thousand days of volunteering and received recognition for 40 years of commitment to the Peak District National Park.
    Fri, 14 Feb 2020 09:36:16 +0000

    Planning decision for National Park Authority-owned camping and caravan site
    The Peak District National Park Authority’s planning committee today (Friday 7 February) granted planning permission for a touring camping and caravan site at Brosterfield, near the village of Foolow, in Derbyshire.
    Fri, 07 Feb 2020 14:58:23 +0000

    Breeding Birds Surveys – Peak District moorlands, update
    The following statement has been released by Moors for the Future Partnership and Natural England, following the publication of bird surveys in October 2019:
    Fri, 20 Dec 2019 16:24:47 +0000

    Volunteers brave the elements to plant sphagnum moss
    A major planting project in the Staffordshire Moorlands will help to improve water quality and create more species-rich moors. Staff and volunteers from the South West Peak Landscape Partnership took part in a week-long sphagnum moss planting project.
    Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:08:32 +0000

    First projects receive funding through new Peak District National Park Foundation
    Wildlife, hedgerow conservation and hydro electricity projects are the first to benefit from funds through the new Peak District National Park Foundation. Grants have been awarded through the Foundation’s #70kfor70 campaign, which launched during National Parks Week in April.
    Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:11:48 +0000

    New National Park ‘Ambassador’ centres are bringing the story of the Peak District to life for the region’s young people
    A range of outdoor activity, education and residential centres from around the region have become Peak District National Park ‘Ambassador Centres’.
    Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:51:27 +0000

    Peak District is breath of fresh air for refugees and asylum seekers
    Refugees and asylum seekers pulled on their wellies to enjoy their first experience of the Peak District National Park. The visit was organised by Peak District National Park ranger Sally Wheal and colleagues Rob Kenning and Pete Bush, along with Derby-based charity Derbyshire Refugee Solidarity (DRS).
    Wed, 04 Dec 2019 17:30:29 +0000

    Awards for green Peak District businesses
    Businesses which support their local community, economy and environment were honoured at a Peak District awards ceremony and networking event. Six new Environmental Quality Mark awards were presented to Peak District businesses which support and play an active role in their local economy, work to reduce their environmental impact and help to celebrate, conserve and enhance the Peak District National Park.
    Tue, 26 Nov 2019 14:24:54 +0000

    Repeated break-ins put Dovedale facilities at risk
    The Peak District National Park Authority has warned that a spate of break-ins and thefts from its Dovedale public toilets could put the facility at risk of closure. The public toilets, based at the popular car park at Dovedale between Ilam and Thorpe, recently suffered their fourth incident this year.
    Tue, 19 Nov 2019 15:18:54 +0000

    Call for young people to be ‘Fairer for Nature’
    Young people and adults from Buxton and Fairfield are being offered the opportunity to do something great for their community, the environment and themselves in a new gardening project.
    Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:23:02 +0000

On this page we have put togethor some relevant information for you to use during your stay. We have a Met office weather feed for Manifold Valley, it is used as it provides an overview of the surrounding Peak District National Park due to its location.

To compliment this we also have the official Peak District news and events feed, useful for planning visits to local attractions, up and coming events, travel information and more

There are also links to local webcams in several surrounding towns and villages which can be accessed by clicking the camera icons below.