Project summary

Bigger, Better & More Connected is working to ensure that everyone in the Landscape Partnership is communicating to the community and to visitors in a way that makes sense and is easily understood. The mission of this project is to create jargon free interpretation programmes, to promote our wonderful projects and educate people about all the South West Peak has to offer.

We also want to involve as many people as possible in our varied projects not only through volunteerism, but also through our website, Facebook and Twitter accounts. We want to encourage people to take action in both large and small ways throughout the duration of the Partnership. We can only succeed with your help!

This project is also seeking volunteers who would like to assist in video editing that helps to promote the goals of all our projects. We offer support and assistance to those who are interested. If you would like to learn more about this role please email Andy Tetlow, the project officer, for more information.

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What we're doing

  • Training for both staff and volunteers on a wide variety of topics led by subject matter experts
  • Producing educational materials for schools and community groups covering all of our on-going projects
  • Encouraging education and interest in the challenges and triumphs of the South West Peak
  • Changing how people think about the complex and living landscape that makes up the South West Peak
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Get involved!

  • Check out the Goyt Valley Visitor Guide.
  • Remember to Take Only Pictures and Leave Only Footprints when out walking. Share those pictures with us below!
  • Learn more about The Roaches.
  • Don’t hesitate to come speak to SWP staff if you see us out and about. We always love to chat!



Learn about all things South West Peak!

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Who's working on this project?


Andy Tetlow

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Sara Smithson

Sara Smithson

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Our partners

  • Cheshire Wildlife Trust
  • Environment Agency
  • Historic England
  • Natural England
  • Peak District National Park Authority
  • RSPB
  • Staffordshire Wildlife Trusts
  • United Utilities