Special events to celebrate our parks


A baking competition and a host of free activities in Castleton are to launch a week of festivities across the Peak District to celebrate National Parks’ Week 2012.

Dedicated to raising awareness of Britain’s National Parks, the week of events celebrates the beauty, diversity and wide range of opportunities national parks offer for recreation and enjoyment.

The celebrations start at Castleton visitor centre from 10.30am to 4.30pm on on July 29.

For full details of events during National Parks’ Week go to www.peakdistrict.gov.uk/news/npweek