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With England in a national lockdown, the Government advice is to stay at home. Find information here on how to enjoy the National Park virtually, and how our services are operating during this time.

Connect – how can you help?

Connect – how can you help?

There are many ways you, as an individual, a business or community group can get involved to help deliver Outcomes 5 – 8 to connect more people to the National Park.

Here are some ideas:

  • Explore somewhere new in the National Park and share
    your experiences #southdowns
  • Get active – cycle, run, kayak, ride or just stroll gently.
  • Take part in the John Muir award.
  • Volunteer to help others experience the National Park.
  • Encourage your school to get outside to learn.
  • Support young people in your life to get into nature.
  • Bring a friend who has never been before.
  • Support the South Downs National Park Trust.
  • Attend one of our events across and around the National
  • Use public transport or car share.
  • Develop circular walks in your area.

For more detail see:


" The Downs...too much for one pair of eyes, enough to float a whole population in happiness. "