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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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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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Upstream Thinking for Cleaner Water

1 April 2019

A significant funding boost to the Upper Dove area will help deliver improved water quality. Funding from The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development has been awarded to the South West Peak Landscape Partnership to support the project Upstream Thinking and will complement funding from The National Lottery Heritage Fund....

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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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Trail Resurfacing at Fernilee Reservoir

28 February 2019

Invitation to Tender: Trail Resurfacing at Fernilee ReservoirWe are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced contractor to undertake resurfacing works to a section of multi-user trail alongside Fernilee Reservoir (owned by United Utilities Water) in the Goyt Valley to improve the route for disabled and less mobile users.Contract location:...

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