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Down on the Farm

Agriculture students from across the world – including Malaysia, Russia, India, Pakistan, Egypt, Botswana, Spain, Finland and the UK – joined us to learn about farming techniques in the Yorkshire Dales. 45 under-graduates from Reading University spent time with farmer... View Article

Meadows on More4!

TV's Larry Lamb joined Sarah our Hay Time Officer to visit meadows at Bell Sykes Farm - where you can be entirely surrounded by one of the rarest habitats in England. See us on Discovering Britain More4 Wednesday 10th February.

Highlights of 2015

I’d like to say a big Thank You to the many individuals, businesses and partner organisations that have provided expertise, enthusiasm and financial support to help make our work possible over the last twelve months. The landscape, environment and communities... View Article

Happy Birthday!

Hip hip hurrah! People’s Postcode Lottery has just celebrated ten fantastic years of players raising funds for charities and good causes like YDMT! Players have now raised more than £80 million, supporting over 1,500 national and local grassroots projects. In... View Article

People and the DALES turns 10!

People and the DALES gives children and adults from disadvantaged backgrounds the chance to experience the Yorkshire Dales. Over the last 10 years 7,000 people have benefited from a life-changing day out in the countryside. Each one has their own story to tell.

Wildflower Festival

Wildflowers flourish in the Yorkshire Dales because the area is home to an amazing variety of wildlife habitats, such as ancient woodlands, moors, traditionally-managed meadows and limestone pavement. Our annual Flowers of the Dales Festival aims to showcase how this... View Article