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The Pennine Twite

Posted: 14.03.11

Homes for birds: Twite Recovery Project, South Pennines

In February, Yvonne Howarth ran a full week for local school children who came up to the farm at Ramsden for a day. They built bird boxes for robins, bird tables for garden birds, and learnt about our little Pennine Finch, the Twite…

Posted: 14.03.11

Moorwatch Website: The eyes and ears of the South Pennines

Technology is playing an important part in protecting moorland from anti-social behaviour. Members of the public can join with police and local authorities across the South Pennines to help protect their local moorland…

Posted: 14.03.11

Work starts on Ilkley Moor restoration

Pennine Prospects has enlisted the help of a helicopter to ensure a path can be laid on Ilkley Moor that will prevent the erosion of this delicate landscape…

Apprentice rangers with Oldham Council and the National Trust

Posted: 14.03.11

New Champions for the South Pennines

Jennie Lancashire, Oldham Council and Alyssa Young, National Trust are our two countryside apprentices funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. They will receive free training over their eighteen month placements in ecological surveying, drystone walling and chainsaw…

Geocaching around the Watershed Landscape

Posted: 2.03.11

Guided Walks and Geocaching around the Watershed Landscape

Posted: 14.12.10

South Pennines LEADER programme now closed

Yorkshire Water United Utilities Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council National Farmers Union
South Pennines Association Lancashire County Council Pennine Heritage Kirklees Council Calderdale Council
Bradford District Council Northern Rail Natural England Environment Agency The National Trust