Some people find the idea of a website storing information on their computer or mobile device a bit intrusive, particularly when this information is stored and used by a third party without them knowing. Although this is generally quite harmless you may not, for example, want to see advertising that has been targeted to your interests. If you prefer, it is possible to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set; but you need to be aware that you might lose some functions of that website.


Temporary Stop Notice at Pondtail Wood

May 18th, 2016

Investigation into unauthorised work at Pondtail Wood, West Sussex The National Park Authority used our powers to prevent any further unauthorised works when we were made aware of the matter. We issued a Temporary Stop Notice on 10 May requiring that all importation and deposit of inert waste and engineering works stop with immediate effect. […]

Environmental Achievement Rewarded

May 16th, 2016

On Wednesday 10 May the South Downs National Park Authority (SDNPA) joined other organisations at the Winter Gardens in Eastbourne for the SPARK awards. The awards celebrate the achievements of those working to improve the lives of young people across East Sussex. SDNPA was there with the High Weald AONB Partnership as co-sponsors, presenting the […]

National Mills Weekend

May 13th, 2016

National Mills Weekend is the annual festival of British milling heritage. This year it’s on 14 and 15 May and it’s a fantastic opportunity to visit mills, many of which are not usually open to the public. Until the invention of the steam engine, wind and water were the only source of power and have […]

South Downs National Park wins International Dark Sky Reserve status

May 10th, 2016

The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) have today, 10 May, named the South Downs National Park as the world’s newest International Dark Sky Reserve. J. Scott Feierabend, Executive Director of the IDA, said: “We are pleased to announce the designation of South Downs National Park as an IDA Dark Sky Reserve. It is remarkable that a […]

National Parks Partnerships

May 9th, 2016

British public support corporate involvement in National Parks to secure future sustainability Nearly half of people surveyed on the future of the UK’s National Parks are concerned they will deteriorate if funding levels reduced in coming years, while 85% say that their perception of a large company would improve if it provided them with support, […]

1 103 104 105 106 107 135