Tag Archives: Dartmoor Legends

A Ghoulish Halloween at Burrator


October 31st 2012   Wow what a fantastic night!– probably our best Halloween event ever!  A massive thank you to the South West Lakes Trust  – Neil Reeves and his volunteers who joined forces with us to produce a partnership event … Continue reading

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All in a days work!


Working for Dartmoor National Park Authority means that you have access to a huge wealth of knowledge through staff who are Dartmoor experts, or experts in a particular field or more often than not experts in both! However, it is … 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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Dartmoor Rescue – another Dartmoor day!


Last weekend Ranger Paul Glanville was waved down at Norsworthy Bridge (Eastern end of Burrator) by a walker who explained that his colleague had badly injured his leg at the bottom of the Newleycombe valley. Whilst another couple had been asked to sit with … Continue reading

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Ranger Ralph Members attack a Dartmoor Longhouse..with their art!


 The latest Ranger Ralph event, Art Attack, took place at Higher Uppacott, a traditional Dartmoor Longhouse owned by the National Park Authority. Ranger Ralph members were treated to a busy afternoon of fun and games lead by Ranger Ella Briens and … Continue reading

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A Legendary excursion


Last Saturday saw the third and final Haytor Hoppa Excursion take place.  25 people joined the evening event and were lead from Jays Grave to Bowermans Nose by Dartmoor Guide, Debbie Jenkins. Having taken advantage of the excursion connecting with onward services … Continue reading

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