Blog

This is an archive of blogs from the South West Peak Landscape Partnership, covering many different activities and projects, written by project leaders and staff.



Fun with Fungi!

17 September 2020

Fungi season is upon us in the South West Peak and we need your help!We are working to identify the location of waxcap fungi along public rights of way throughout the South West Peak and we need more eyes on the ground to help us with that task.If you are...

Read more


Updated Community Grants Information

15 September 2020

Our Community Grants project continues to receive and fund applications. We have updated our documentation for this project and you can see the new documents below.These grants are available to constituted community groups, registered charities, social enterprises, parish councils and schools who are working on projects that enhance, protect or...

Read more


Angela Surveying

Volunteer Voices: Angela Knisely-Marpole

2 June 2020

This article was kindly composed by one of our wonderful and energetic volunteers, Angela Knisely-Marpole, and gives us a perspective of why folks enjoy volunteering with the South West Peak and how she is dealing with remaining at home during this period.Having met Catherine Parker Heath a year or so...

Read more


Sign up for the Get Wild at Home experience from the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

29 April 2020

From our partners at the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust:We need wildlife now more than ever during this difficult time and to help everyone get close to nature and bring some wild into their daily lives, we've launched our Get Wild at Home experience!Sign up to Get Wild at Home by filling...

Read more


Warslow Hay Meadow

‘Get Wild at Home’ virtual experience to be launched by Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

29 April 2020

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust is set to bring some of its most popular and best attended events and activities direct to people’s homes by launching a nature themed virtual classroom experience next week.Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Trust’s extensive education programme for families has been put on hold to comply...

Read more