£40,000 Makeover for Popular Bridleway Linking Over Silton and Thimbleby
Walkers, cyclists and horse riders on the Over Silton to Thimbleby bridleway can look forward to more beautiful views. The path is set for a £40,000 upgrade only made possible by a £30,000 grant secured by the North York Moors National Park Authority to help improve the bridleway and reduce the visual impact of electricity transmission lines running close to it.
Published: 14 Jun 2017
Big name concert billing lined up for North York Moors summer festival
ParkFest lines up bumper weekend of music, art, Celts and dragons. A Yorkshire singer songwriter with growing national acclaim will be taking to the stage during a two-day summer art and music festival.
Published: 05 Jun 2017
Help Preserve the Delights of the Cleveland Way by Adopting a Section of Trail
The North York Moors National Park Authority is looking for families and groups such as scouts and guides to lend a hand helping care for one of the country’s most popular long distance trails.
Published: 02 Jun 2017
Fun on the farm
Three farms in the North York Moors will be throwing open their gates to visitors on 11 June as part of Open Farm Sunday. Stepney Hill Farm near Scarborough, Botton Social Farm and Stonebeck Gate Farm at Little Fryup, both near Danby, will be highlighting life on a moorland farm and the vital role farmers play in looking after the countryside.
Published: 30 May 2017
North York Moors National Park crowned the UK’s Favourite!
The North York Moors National Park has beaten off stiff competition from 14 other national parks to be named the UK’s Favourite in an online competition organised by the UK’s leading holiday rentals site HolidayLettings.co.uk (owned by TripAdvisor).
Published: 26 May 2017
Columbia Sportswear and the UK’s National Parks Announce Five Year Partnership
A first of its kind five-year partnership, makes Columbia the official outfitter of the National Parks’ rangers and staff – the people who protect and promote some of Britain’s best-loved landscapes.
Published: 24 May 2017
The Show - wearable insect art at the Inspired by... gallery, Danby
A dramatic show of wearable art at Danby’s Inspired by… gallery in June will offer audience members the chance to win a unique piece by the artist, whose work has been featured in Vogue magazine.
Published: 19 May 2017
Try your hand at geocaching during WalkFest
The North York Moors National Park’s third annual WalkFest returns next Bank Holiday weekend, with three days of glorious outdoor events amid some of the UK’s most spectacular scenery.
Published: 19 May 2017
Grants up for Grabs Across the North York Moors National Park
A small grants scheme has opened for an ironstone heritage project and groups and individuals can now apply for grants to help fund projects related to preserving and improving the ironstone heritage across the North York Moors National Park.
Published: 17 May 2017
Construction Starts on Polyhalite Mine
Sirius Minerals has confirmed that the construction of its polyhalite project at the Woodsmith Mine site near Whitby formally commenced on 4 May 2017.
Published: 08 May 2017