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So, what did we do?

The Heart of Exmoor Scheme helped thousands of people to enjoy and appreciate Exmoor National Park’s moorland and supported those who take care of this precious landscape. The most striking aspect of this Heritage Lottery Funded scheme was undoubtedly its immense … Continue reading

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Exmoor’s owls, bats and cuckoos star in WildWatch 2016

2016 sees the launch of the third year of the Exmoor Wild Watch Survey. Exmoor Wild Watch is an opportunity to be part of a ‘citizen science’ project to find out more about some wild species particularly characteristic of Exmoor. … Continue reading

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New wheelchair-friendly bridge at Heddon Valley

The National Trust has improved accessible routes around the beautiful Heddon Valley with a new bridge, thanks to a £3,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Funded Heart of Exmoor Scheme. The National Trust’s off-road accessibility scooters are some of the … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Heart of Exmoor Scheme

Volunteers, farmers, funders and supporters joined the Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership to celebrate the success of the Heart of Exmoor Scheme last week. Pupils from Dunster School provided a special highlight with a reading of moorland-inspired poetry. Over the past 5 … Continue reading

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25 July 2015 Archaeology activities at the Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon

When: 25 July 2015 Where: Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon FREE EVENT – a morning of archaeology activities at the Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon as they celebrate 25 years of the Festival of Archaeology. North Devon Archaeological Society will … Continue reading

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Pictures from the 2014 World Bolving Championships on Exmoor

Johnny Kingdom and his film crew joined a crowd of over 100 for the World Bolving Championships held at Exmoor National Park at the weekend (Sat 18 October 2014) where competitors roared their hearts out hoping to get stags to … Continue reading

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Natural Flood Management, 22 October 2014.

Find out more about water catchment management projects and work on the ground at the National Trust’s Holnicote Estate. Get the farmer’s perspective from Robert Williams, and the view of the project manager from Nigel Hester. An event by the National … Continue reading

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