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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.

2022 South West Peak calendar now available

24 November 2021

Over the last five years the Partnership, local communities and our volunteers have been working tirelessly to record and protect some of the most distinctive and important features of the South West Peak landscape. Now you can hang them on your wall!

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Unlocking the secrets of Errwood Hall

11 November 2021

The below article is from the Peak District Foundation News appeals page:Could you help to uncover the secrets of one of the Peak District’s most fascinating long-lost family homes?The ruins of Errwood Hall in the Goyt Valley attract many visitors, but few know its story – or the significance of...

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Engaging Communities October Spotlight

23 October 2021

South West Peak October SpotlightLandscape Partnership Inspires and Enables Children and Young People to Benefit from Being Outdoors in the South West Peak In this tenth ‘spotlight’ we feature 4 fantastic projects delivered by 3 fantastic charities:YMCA North Staffordshire: Go ExploreReaching on average 500 young people per week, YMCA North...

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Crayfish in Crisis project throws lifeline to globally-endangered species

20 October 2021

The below article is from the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust News Feed and has been modified to include figures for the Crayfish in Crisis project specifically:The population of white-clawed crayfish has fallen significantly due to the introduction of North American signal crayfish – a non-native species which carry a disease which...

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Engaging Communities September Spotlight

1 October 2021

South West Peak SpotlightNational Lottery Heritage Fund ensures South West Peak Village Hall/Community Centre ImprovementsIn this ninth ‘spotlight’ we feature 5 projects all of which have ensured the longevity of some important community buildings so that people and communities can continue to gather together across the South West Peak. Village...

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