This is an archived website, available until June 2027. We hope it will inspire people to continue to care for and protect the South West Peak area and other landscapes. Although the South West Peak Landscape Partnership ended in June 2022, the area is within the Peak District National Park. Enquiries can be made to

The 5-year South West Peak Landscape Partnership, 2017-2022, was funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Eyes open to report moorland fires

29 June 2018

Roaches moorYou will most likely have seen from the news about the devastating fire that is burning on the Tameside fringe.  The Met Office fire severity index is currently showing prolonged hot weather conditions which will only increase the risk of fires in the National Park.

Keep your eyes open when out and about on or near the moorlands.  If you spot any smoke or fire please dial the fire brigade on 999.

Roaches moor