Tag Archives: National Trust

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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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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National Trust Trainee vacancy on Exmoor

Here is an advert we’ve seen from the National Trust. NT Academy – Trainee Ranger Holnicote Estate & Somerset Countryside £12,071 pa, full time Whether you’re leaving school or looking for a change of direction, our award-winning NT Academy scheme … Continue reading

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Accessible Exmoor events 2013

A special promotion by the Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership A great selection of 2013 events on Exmoor which are generally free from steps and stiles, have accessible toilets, good surfaces. Some locations have Trampers (all terrain wheelchairs) available for booking. … Continue reading

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Halloween High for final Big Adventure

The final Big Adventure Day for 2012 finished on a high at Webber’s Post with more than 200 people turning out to enjoy orienteering, kite flying, Exmoor ponies, wood sculptures and guided walks. Exmoor National Park ranger, Adam Vasey said: … Continue reading

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Ebike tryout

Yesterday I tried out one of those new e-bikes that you can hire to explore Exmoor National Park. It was during the launch party for Experience Exmoor – a new business by Neil and Christel Osmond, who offer electric bike hire, 4×4 safaris and … Continue reading

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Press release: Wild fun on Grabbist

Local families braved the changeable June weather to discover moorland wildlife and heritage on the ‘Go Wild on Grabbist’ event at Exmoor National Park. From base camp at Dunster National Park Centre, everyone walked up Grabbist Hill and on the … Continue reading

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