Losehill Hall

Minister opens former national park centre transformed into youth hostel

A coalition Government minister opened a former national park learning centre that has been transformed into a youth hostel.

07 May 2012

Former national park learning centre set to reopen as youth hostel

A former national park learning centre will reopen as a youth hostel after a £2m refurbishment. Losehill Hall near Castleton in Derbyshire was sol...

29 February 2012

YHA urged to keep promises on Peak centre's work

Campaigners are urging the new operators of a national park learning centre to keep its promises made to authority bosses.

20 December 2010

Campaigners will plead against sale of Peak centre

A campaigning body is urging national park members not to sell off an ‘incredibly special’ learning centre.

16 December 2010

Chance for public to have their say on Peak hall closure

Outdoor enthusiasts concerned about the proposed closure of a renowned Peak District education centre can have their three minutes’ worth at an upcoming meeting.

30 November 2010

Greens back campaign to stop national park centre closure

Green Party members in the Peak District have thrown their weight behind the campaign to save an education centre threatened with closure.

29 September 2010

Campaigners urge rethink on national park centre closure

Outdoor campaigners are rallying to save a national park learning centre threatened with closure. Losehill Hall in the Peak District could be shut ...

23 September 2010

Expert gatherings will look at outdoors future

Outdoor experts will gather this week at a conference looking at recreation and conservation in Britain’s mountains and hills.

14 March 2010

Cash-strapped national park pays £650k for caravan site 'to save landscape'

A national park authority which is disposing of land and property in the face of budget cuts has forked out £650,000 to buy a caravan site.

19 April 2012

Sale of national park hall to YHA will go ahead

A national park authority has agreed a sell-off deal that will see learning continue at a historic hall, but with a greatly reduced number of education staff.

25 January 2011

More than 40 jobs go as YHA takes over Peak learning centre

The Youth Hostel Association will take over a national park learning centre under plans approved today.

17 December 2010

Snow leads to postponement of hall-closure meeting

A meeting planned for this week to discuss the future of a national park education centre has been postponed due to the wintry weather.

02 December 2010

Activists will meet at threatened Peak District hall

Volunteer activists from Britain’s oldest conservation body will gather this weekend at a national park centre threatened with closure.

14 October 2010

Extra time for Peak bosses to consider Losehill Hall closure

A national park authority has put off a decision on closing a learning centre to explore the chance of teaming up with partners to continue its service.

27 September 2010

Students help Peak moorland climate-change research

School students joined national park staff to gather research evidence on climate change in the Peak District.

19 March 2010


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