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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.


Engaging Communities August Spotlight

27 August 2021

South West Peak Nature Based Integration for Asylum Seekers and RefugeesIn this eighth ‘spotlight’ we are focusing on Asha North Staffordshire and their Nature Based Integration Projects 2019 and 2021.In the early years of our Engaging Communities Project, in October 2018 to be precise, we received a grant application from...

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Engaging Communities July Spotlight

14 July 2021

Travelling the Green Lanes and The Dove’s WhisperIn this seventh ‘spotlight’ we are highlighting a unique and special project from Kidology Arts CIC:Kidology Arts is a community interest company run by composer and musician Amanda Johnson and visual artist Richard Johnson who’s work is inspired by the nature around them.Their...

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Engaging Communities June Spotlight

24 June 2021

In this sixth ‘spotlight’ we are highlighting two exciting and amazingly innovative projects.High Peak District Scout Council: Gradbach Scout Camp Camping PodsHigh Peak District Scoutings purpose is to promote the development of young people to achieve their full potential, as individuals, as responsible citizens and as members of their communities.Through...

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Engaging Communities Volunteering Update

26 May 2021

In this fifth ‘spotlight’ we are celebrating 3 diverse projects delivered by some wonderful groups and their members who so freely give their time to make a real difference for our local communities and visitors alike!Kerridge Ridge & Ingersley Vale (KRIV) Volunteers: Purchase of Replacement Waterproof Jackets and Over TrousersThe...

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BB Volunteers

South West Peak to be Featured on BBC Countryfile

13 May 2021

Big News in the South West Peak!On Sunday 16th May BBC Countryfile is marking the 70th anniversary of the Peak District National Park. The programme will feature our very own Catherine Parker Heath and three of her volunteers as Matt Baker visits Waterhouse Farm barn to help them with some...

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