Tag Archives: National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty

Ramblers urged to step out National Trust walks

THIS AUTUMN, in partnership with PruHealth, the National Trust is launching the Great British Walk – a celebration of the beautiful British countryside Read more: http://www.derbyshiretimes.co.uk/news/local/ramblers-urged-to-step-out-national-trust-walks-1-4898467 Chris Sabian is a portrait artist with http://www.kutefineart.com and owner of http://www.paragonprints.co.uk Advertisements

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Meynell and Staffordshire hunt in National Trust ban

The National Trust has banned the Meynell and South Staffordshire Hunt from its land in Derbyshire following a fox-hunting court trial. Hunt master John Greenall, 52, from Wootton, Derbyshire and Glenn Morris, 44, of Tutbury, Staffordshire were found guilty of … Continue reading

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Dovedale stepping stones reset after flooding

Work to repair a set of famous stepping stones in the Peak District has been completed after flood water dislodged two of them last month. The two Dovedale stones moved after heavy rainfall caused the River Dove to swell over the … Continue reading

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Dovedale stepping stones closed

Walkers at a Derbyshire beauty spot are unable to access a set of famous stepping stones after recent flood water moved two of them. The National Trust said the Dovedale stepping stones would remain “closed” until they could be repaired. A spokesperson … Continue reading

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Woodland plan to preserve paths

Lawrence Field on the Longshaws Estate in the High Peak is to have a wooded section around a former gritstone quarry at Bole Hill fenced off to livestock to encourage the growth of more native woodland. However, the British Mountaineering Council … Continue reading

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National Trust To Stage Jubilee Celebrations Across Derbyshire

National Trust places across Derbyshire are baking cakes, stringing up bunting and getting ready to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. From picnics to parties, beacons to tea dances, there will be something for everyone at their favourite National Trust place … Continue reading

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Sheffield moorland debate

FUTURE management of more than 21 square miles of moorland on the edge of Sheffield is up for debate at a meeting this week – with plans on the table to include better access arrangements. Sheffield Council owns Blackamoor, Burbage, … Continue reading

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Christmas with the National Trust

There are over 20 Christmas events and activities across the National Trust’s Derbyshire properties from food and craft fairs to family activities. Here’s a small selection: On 10 and 11 December from 11.00am to 4.30pm The courtyard and Tea Rooms … Continue reading

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Future of Dovedale toilets – public meeting November 1

Residents, visitors and organisations are invited to have their say on the future of the public toilets in Dovedale at a public meeting. The Peak District National Park Authority is holding the meeting at Thorpe Village Hall on Tuesday November … Continue reading

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Dovedale Loos at Risk

Ideas are being sought to help avoid the closure of public toilets at a Peak District beauty spot visited by about a million people each year. The Peak District National Park Authority, which faces budget cuts of £1.7m by 2015, … Continue reading

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