Peak District National Park Authority News
News releases from the Peak District National Park Authority
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:11:19 +0100

    Applications invited for new members of the Peak District National Park Authority
    Defra (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) is inviting applications from individuals to join the Peak District National Park Authority, as Secretary of State members
    Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:11:19 +0100

    National Park visitors urged to ‘take it home’ as litter and rubbish collection costs hit £37,000 per year
    National Park rangers are asking visitors to think twice before leaving litter in the Peak District, as figures estimate more than 60 tonnes of rubbish a year is being removed from some of the most popular locations.
    Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:50:10 +0100

    Lorna’s epic Pedalling the Parks for #70kfor70 starts on Saturday
    This Saturday (13 April) sees intrepid Lorna Fisher pedal off on her epic 1658-mile cycle ride – taking in all 15 UK national parks in just two weeks.
    Thu, 11 Apr 2019 17:35:52 +0100

    Trail improvements to take place at Fernilee Reservoir
    Soon, visitors to the beautiful Fernilee reservoir in the Goyt Valley will be able to enjoy improved access to the peaceful waterside trail on the east side of the reservoir.
    Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:28:14 +0100

    School-age people are invited to take environmental action in Buxton
    Young people aged 13 to 18 years, who want to take part in active conservation and learn more about the wildlife in the Buxton area are invited to become Junior Rangers.
    Wed, 10 Apr 2019 11:43:10 +0100

    Discover National Parks fortnight kicks off this weekend
    This Saturday (6 April) marks the start of Discover National Parks Fortnight – a two-week celebration across the UK with events and experiences running throughout the Easter holidays to inspire people of all ages and interests to go outside and explore and learn more about these special places.
    Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:29:03 +0100

    Prosecution after alterations harm historic character of Grade II listed building in Peak District National Park
    A married couple and a joiner have been prosecuted by the Peak District National Park Authority after making unauthorised alterations to a building dating back to the 17th century. Christopher and Sarah Gillott, of Hurds Hollow, Matlock, pleaded guilty at Chesterfield Magistrates Court to five charges relating to their former home, The Lodge - a Grade II listed building within the conservation area of Winster. Joiner Simon Mcloughlin, of Greenhill, Wirksworth, also admitted five charges.
    Tue, 02 Apr 2019 14:25:20 +0100

    Cycle of success
    The Peak District is now more cycle-friendly than ever after two years of work with local businesses to raise awareness of how to boost cycling tourism. Since December 2016, the Pedal Peak for Business project (led by the Peak District National Park and supported by Derbyshire Dales District Council and Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire) has been helping businesses to welcome cyclists, developing a cycle tourism toolkit to identify cyclists’ needs and attract the cycling market.
    Wed, 27 Mar 2019 12:09:07 +0000

    Upstream Thinking for Cleaner Water
    A significant funding boost to the Upper Dove area will help deliver improved water quality.
    Wed, 27 Mar 2019 09:07:41 +0000

    New single car parking permit for Peak District National Park - enforcement aims to reduce misuse of spaces
    A system of varied car parking permits for Peak District National Park Authority-owned pay and display car parks has now been replaced by a single, £40 annual permit. The new permit coincides with pay and display enforcement, which will take place from 8th April.
    Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:45:29 +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.