What we're all about

By working together in the South West Peak, we will shape a better future for our communities, landscape, wildlife and heritage where trust and understanding thrive.

With support from the Heritage Lottery Fund using money raised through the National Lottery we are working in partnership to deliver a number of projects to benefit people, communities, natural and cultural heritage in the area.

Our projects

Community
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Community

Building trust and confidence among people in the South West Peak through powerful learning and involvement experiences.

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Cultural Heritage
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Cultural Heritage

Protecting the unique historical features and the 'hidden history' that characterises the landscape of the South West Peak.

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Farming Heritage
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Farming Heritage

Recording the history of farming while looking to the future and providing support and training for the next generation of local farmers.

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Natural Heritage
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Natural Heritage

Supporting the key species and habitats that make the South West Peak such a beautiful place to live, work or visit.

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Upcoming activities

Wildlings at Gradbach

Wildlings at Gradbach Scout Camp

26 February 2018

Free nature based activities for 6 months - 5 years

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History Live Special: History, Heritage and the South West Peak

28 February 2018

Free talk about four South West Peak Projects with an emphasis on history and how you can get involved.

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Wildlings at Roaches 2

Wildlings at The Roaches

5 March 2018

Free nature based activities for 6 months - 5 years

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Christmas Newsletter

1 October 2017

The Cheshire hills are home to communities of fungal species which are grassland specialists. These communities can be valuable indicators of ancient grassland. Also, like their grassland habitat, they are threatened by improvement, disturbance, or cessation of management.

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