North York Moors communities challenged to create decorated holidaying sheep for summer tourism campaign
The Sea the Sheep initiative, which kicks off on 1 July, will encourage visitors to see more and stay longer in the National Park during the summer holidays while they hunt for figures of sheep decorated in seaside holiday-mode.
Published: 04 Jun 2018
National Park pays tribute to Barry Dodd
The North York Moors National Park Authority is deeply saddened by the death of Barry Dodd CBE, who sadly passed away on Wednesday 30 May. Barry was a great friend to the National Park, who cared tremendously about the local area and was never too busy to lend his support to a cause he believed in.
Published: 01 Jun 2018
Experience Open Farm Sunday in the beauty of the North York Moors
Farms across Yorkshire and the UK will be throwing their gates open on 10 June as they welcome the public for Open Farm Sunday.
Published: 01 Jun 2018
National Park reminder to ‘leave nothing but footprints’
The North York Moors National Park Authority is reminding all those who live in, work in and visit the area that it is a criminal offence to drop or leave litter. The message comes as organisations around the world mark World Environment Day on 5 June, with the theme for 2018 being ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’.
Published: 31 May 2018
Budding film makers sought to help mark 50th anniversary of the Cleveland Way National Trail
The competition opens on 24 May, exactly one year before the long distance trail’s anniversary in 2019. The winning entry will go on to be used as the official Cleveland Way film, updating the original public information video that was created in the 1970s
Published: 16 May 2018
National Park exhibition presents the East Anglian perspective of the North York Moors
An exhibition which kicks off just before the Spring Bank Holiday will showcase the artistic perspective of the North York Moors National Park by a group of artists from East Anglia.
Published: 08 May 2018
Grants available for walling and hedging in the National Park
Grants of up to £2,000 are once again on offer to land managers in the North York Moors National Park for hedgerow planting and drystone walling.
Published: 19 Apr 2018
Marketing seminar kicks off new tourism support initiative aimed at overseas visitors
Tourism businesses across the North York Moors National Park have the opportunity to benefit from a new overseas visitor marketing initiative which kicks off next month.
Published: 17 Apr 2018
New prize category for Design Awards 2018
The National Park Authority’s Design Awards celebrate the most innovative and distinctive new developments completed within the North York Moors over the past five years. This year, for the first time, the scheme will recognise not only great built design, but also the best landscaping work carried out in association with other projects.
Published: 16 Apr 2018
Be ‘Inspired by…’ new exhibitions at the National Park gallery
Three new exhibitions are set to open at the Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre this month; each one displaying works of art that capture the everyday beauty of our landscape and surroundings.
Published: 13 Apr 2018
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