National Parks Big Picnic

11am – 3pm, 17th July 2019

Simonsbath, Exmoor, TA24 7SH

A high profile celebration event commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Act that enabled the creation of National Parks in the UK will be taking place on 17th July. Representatives of the UK National Parks family will be joined by special guests, including Lord Gardiner of Kimble (National Parks Minister) and Niall Hobhouse (grandson of Arthur Hobhouse, who drafted the Act), plus some very special VIPs (to be announced) who will be joining us to celebrate all that National Parks offer to the nation.

We do hope that you can attend.  Advanced booking is essential.  Tickets are limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis, via  Should you have any problems with the booking please email us at or call us on 01398 323665.

We look forward to welcoming you to Exmoor on behalf of the National Park family, the Exmoor Society and Exmoor Hill Farming Network. Click on this link Big Picnic  for further details, or via our website.


Kind regards

Sarah Bryan,
Chief Executive
Exmoor National Park (on behalf of the UK National Park family)