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Celebrating our internationally important bogs

NEWS FROM THE EXMOOR MOORLAND LANDSCAPE PARTNERSHIP July 2015 sees the unique role of bogs celebrated globally and Exmoor National Park is marking the occasion with a special boggy event. The UK has 20% of the world’s blanket bog with Exmoor … Continue reading

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Celebrating Exmoor Heritage in Photo Exhibition

Exmoor National Park features in a new photographic exhibition with pictures of a powerful Red Deer stag, the ancient Piles Mill and the proud Rhenish Tower of Lynmouth. Minehead photographer Gaynor Gough’s image ‘The Watchful Tower’ won the ‘Celebrating Exmoor’s … Continue reading

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Exmoor PhotoTrails are Go!

Phototrails launched on Exmoor National Park Several of Exmoor’s best loved areas have become easier to access with the introduction of a new online service that allows visitors to ‘virtually’ walk the route before they visit. Routes on Exmoor National Park … Continue reading

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Educators enjoy Moorland Classroom twilight tasters

NEWS FROM EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK Thirty teachers, home educators and volunteers enjoyed a Moorland Classroom “Twilight Taster” at Dunkery Hill recently to try out new outdoor learning activities about Exmoor National Park published by the Heart of Exmoor scheme. The taster sessions … Continue reading

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News: Exmoor gets a lift from RAF and Commandos

NEWS FROM EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK The RAF and Commando Helicopter Force recently held a special training exercise at Exmoor National Park to help a conservation project on remote moorland, airlifting heavy materials above the sensitive countryside to a rare heritage … Continue reading

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Pictures for press release – Commandos and RAF Chinook at Exmoor

High resolution images to accompany the recent News from Exmoor National Park press release about Commandos and an RAF Chinook helping with a special heritage conservation project. Please credit the photographer in each case (name within the file title). To download Simply click … Continue reading

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Press Release – What a Bogtastic Day!

What a Bogtastic Day! More than 150 people enjoyed a unique ‘Bogtastic’ event at the weekend, celebrating rivers and their source on the wetlands of Exmoor National Park. Packed with fun activities including bog safaris with the Bog Doctor, welly throwing, … Continue reading

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