Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership

People have lived in the beautiful and secluded valley around the River Dearne for thousands of years. The Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership is working to protect, preserve and enhance this unique and varied landscape with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Our Projects in the Dearne Valley

Find out about our work in the Dearne.

Our Projects

The Story of the Dearne Valley

Find out about the heritage and environment of the Dearne Valley.

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Kes50

In January 2018 the DVLP marked the 50th anniversary of the publication of "A Kestrel for a Knave". Early 2019 will see further celebrations of the anniversary of both the book and the film "Kes"

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On the Verge

A fantastic & innovative partnership project working across the three local authorities to enhance, promote & safeguard road side biodiversity in the Dearne Valley, led by Bakers Consultancy on behalf of the DVLP

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DVLP Community Grants

As our project now draws to a close we also have to end the Community Grants scheme. The last applications have been received and approved. We would like to thank every individual, community group and organisation who have taken the time to make a difference to the Dearne Valley through our scheme and wish you all further success in the future.

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