Category Archives: War Horse

Discovering the delights of Dartmoor – a stepping stone into nature


In early February 2012, on one of those beautiful  crisp clear winter days, an intrepid group of children and parents from Ford Primary school  in Plymouth met up with the Dartmoor National Park Authority’s Education Officer, Willem Montagne. The occasion had … Continue reading

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Light – Camera – Action


Well Dartmoor has spent all of January being feted by the media and hogging the limelight as it appeared on the big screen (Warhorse!!), the small screen (Sherlock, 3 Hungry Boys, Escape to the Country etc) and over the radio waves … Continue reading

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Warhorse – helping to bring it to a screen near you!


Helping bring Warhorse to a big screen near you! You may have been amongst the many who have raced already to see the new Spielberg blockbuster, Warhorse, but regardless you will be aware that the action starts (and ends) on Dartmoor. What … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – Dartmoor’s big (and small) screen 2012 debut!


2012 promises to be an exciting year for Dartmoor with the launch of War Horse Nationwide on 13th January. To celebrate there are competitions, guided walks, events and exhibitions. details of which can be found on the Dartmoor National Park Authority … Continue reading

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Merry ‘Kissmas’ from Dartmoor National Park Authority


This year Dartmoor has celebrated its 60th Anniversary as a National Park and as part of its celebrations held a ‘Capture Dartmoor’ photography competition. The second prize in the competition went to Alan Pewsey with his picture of horse riders on … Continue reading

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What has Dartmoor ever done for us?


Well, it has got multi-award winning farmers? At the Taste of the West Awards held at the Eden project on Tuesday 01 November, Dartmoor Farmers not only received the ‘Best of Meat and Poultry Award’ for their Sirloin of beef roasting joint … Continue reading

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