• Pennine Prospects The South Pennines
  • Pennine Prospects The South Pennines
  • Pennine Prospects The South Pennines
  • Pennine Prospects The South Pennines
  • Pennine Prospects The South Pennines
  • Pennine Prospects The South Pennines

Pennine Prospects

Pennine Prospects is a unique rural regeneration company created in 2005 as a champion for the South Pennines, the dramatic upland landscape that stands prominently above the urban centres of Greater Manchester, the Lancashire valleys and West Yorkshire. It is an award-winning partnership organisation that has attracted over £5million of national and European funding to deliver a wide range of projects aimed at promoting, protecting and enhancing the built, natural and cultural heritage of the South Pennines.

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The South Pennines Regional Park : A people’s park for the 21st century.

Pennine Prospects will be working with our partners over the coming year to develop the concept of a Regional Park – a people’s park for the 21st century. Find out more about our proposals here

South Pennines Regional Park: Statement of Intent (PDF download)


SOUTH PENNINES WALK AND RIDE FESTIVAL 8-23 SEPTEMBER

Enjoy the unspoilt beauty of the moorlands to the fascinating heritage of the industrial revolution join events for families, cyclists, horse riders and walkers as part of the South Pennines Walk and Ride Festival 2018. There are over 100 events taking place between Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 23th.

Find out more

Fly Kite Festival
KITE FESTIVAL

A series of community engagement workshops over the coming months will build aerial artworks culminating in a festival finale from 11am – 4pm this autumn at Hunter Hill, between Wainstalls and Mixenden. Find out more

Download a map of the South Pennines Heritage Area

Yorkshire Water United Utilities Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council National Farmers Union
South Pennines Association Lancashire County Council Pennine Heritage Kirklees Council Calderdale Council
Bradford District Council Northern Rail Natural England Environment Agency The National Trust