About the Peak District

May 6, 2019
Peak District Public Toilets

Peak District Public Toilets

 
April 28, 2019
peak district wildlife

Peak District Wildlife Biodiversity

Areas of the United Kingdom are granted the status of national parks due to the exceptional natural assets the parks contain and strive to protect.  The […]
April 28, 2019
peak district nee

Peak District National Park’s New Environmental Economy (NEE)

The Peak District National Park authority has an obligation to help the economy of the Peak District by helping businesses within the park.  The national park […]
April 28, 2019
buses in the peak district

How The Peak District National Park Authority is promoting sustainable transport

The Peak District Park Authority aims to promote sustainable transport in a number of ways. One of the most recent ways in which this is being […]
April 28, 2019
cycling peak district

Peak District Sustainable transport, cycling

The Peak District National Park Authority has taken enormous steps forwards in regards to making the Peak District one of the best places in the UK […]
April 28, 2019
peak district train

Priorities of the Sustainable transport action plan

The Peak District National Park Authority has laid out a series of key priorities in regards to the sustainable transport action plan.  These priorities are pinnacle […]
April 28, 2019
peak district wildlife

Peak District Local Nature Partnership

The local Nature Partnership known as the LNP is a partnership of businesses, individuals and organisation who work together in order to improve the natural environment […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Weather

Peak District Weather

As most of the Peak District is situated 300 meters above sea level, as well as the park covering the West of the country, the Peak […]
April 28, 2019
peak district train

Peak District, Sustainable Transport Action Plan

Transport in a pinnacle part of both life for Peak District residents as well as visitors to the park.  Businesses depend on both transport infrastructure and […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Biodiversity

Peak District Farming and Land Management

The Peak District National Park Authority offers a wide range of services to support farmers.  The authority has over 30 years of experience in helping land […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Countryside Volunteers

Peak District – Getting Involved

The Peak District National Park authority sets out to inspire people to help the park and its development. This may be done in a number of […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Facts and Figures

The Peak District was the first national park in the United Kingdom to receive recognition is 1951.  National park status has now been granted to a […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Biodiversity

Measuring the Performance of the Peak District Park Authorities Management Plan

The Peak District National Park management plan has been jointly produced by a number of the Park Authorities stakeholders and partners.  It also relies on its […]
April 28, 2019
national parks week peak district

National Parks Week

Please note this post is outdated, dates will change. National Parks Week is one of the ways in which national park authorities raise awareness of Britain’s […]
April 28, 2019

Peak District Authority Members

The Peak District National Park authority consists of a number of individuals who make decisions regarding looking after the park, and are the main point of […]
April 28, 2019

Intro to The Peak District

The Peak District is one of the UK’s most popular national parks located in the East Midlands.  Founded in 1951 the Peak District was the first […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Countryside Volunteers

Peak District Countryside Volunteers

The Peak District National Park has a number of features which are susceptible to damage.  These include footpaths damaged by hikers to fences and walls which […]
April 28, 2019
Planning – Peak District

Planning – Peak District

As a national park, the Peak District has strict planning regulations.  These affect all aspects of construction from renovating properties to building new houses.  The Peak […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Economy, Sustainable Yet Dynamic

Peak District Economy, Sustainable Yet Dynamic

The Peak District National Park Authority is aware that the best way to build the economy of the Peak District, as well as the best way […]
April 28, 2019
Crow Countryside Rights of Way

Crow Countryside Rights of Way

The countryside rights of way act, abbreviated as Crow, was brought into force by parliament in the year 2000.  The act applies to both England and […]
April 28, 2019
Peak District Biodiversity

Peak District Management Plan- Biodiversity, Ecosystems and Climate change

One of the most significant and comprehensive areas of the Peak District National Park Management Plan centers around Biodiversity, Ecosystems and protecting the park from the […]
April 28, 2019
Tourism and Access management plan

Tourism and Access, management plan

The Peak District Park Authority aims to create a park which is accessible to as many visitors to park as possible, where all people feel welcome.  […]