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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The DVLP marked the 50th anniversary of the publication of "A Kestrel for a Knave"

Learn more about 'Kes50'

"A Cushion of Mist" film

A film about the writing of Barry Hines resulting from working with the School of English at The University of Sheffield

Learn more about 'Cushion of Mist'

DVLP Community Grants

The DVLP are delighted to announce that we have now launched our community grants scheme. Please click the link below to learn more.

Learn more about 'Grants'

Oaks Disaster List

We've been working with volunteer researchers to reveal the true extent of the worst mining disaster in English history.

Learn more about 'Oaks Disaster'

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