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There’s a lot going on in the South West Peak! Stay up to date with the latest news on all our projects and the Partnership as a whole.


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Working for Waders Makes a Splash on BBC One

3 September 2019

Interested in seeing some of the amazing recent work being done by Leah Kelly and Mike Shurmer to help wading birds in the South West Peak? Well so was the BBC!Last night (Monday 2 September) our project Working for Waders was featured on the BBC One programme Inside Out and...

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Dale Mine Crowdfunder Goes Live!

21 August 2019

This week a new project directed by Dr. Catherine Parker Heath, broke ground at the historically fascinating Dale Mine just outside Warslow. Catherine is the South West Peak Cultural Heritage Officer working for the South West Peak Landscape Partnership, a partnership of 14 partners led by the Peak District National...

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Volunteer and Community Get Together

25 July 2019

The 2019 Volunteer and Community Get Together event held at Swythamley Village Hall recently was a great success with many smiling faces and great stories being shared by volunteers, community representatives and staff. Despite our great hopes, the weather was not as wonderful as we had hoped, with clouds and...

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Trail Improvements at Fernilee Reservoir

16 April 2019

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. This improved access-for-all route will allow for easier passage for those with mobility issues and will make enjoying the beautiful...

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Moorlands Radio and Spring Lecture Series

12 March 2019

Check out this recent Moorlands Radio interview with our own Dr. Catherine Parker Heath as she discusses her role as Cultural Heritage Officer and the South West Peak Landscape Partnership Spring Lecture Series. The first lecture in this wonderful series begins tonight at 7:30pm in the Devonshire Dome. See our...

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