Mosaic News

Young Champions Yorkshire Dales

Mosaic Champions annual event: National Parks need to be more accessible for young people

Young volunteers with National Parks have spoken about the importance of them being more accessible to people of their own age (16-25) during their annual weekend event

We're recruiting: Mosaic Project Officer for Exmoor

Are you passionate about the outdoors and National Parks? Want to get more young people involved on Exmoor? Read about our new job opportunity.

Basma Brecon Beacons Mosaic Champion

Community Champion's account of Mosaic

‘I feel like I belong in the Brecon Beacons - it’s just like home to me’ Basma Ihbasheh gave a brilliant account of being a Community Champion at the final celebration event for Brecon Beacons Champions in February.

Champions on Broadhaven Beach

Mosaic Wales Evaluation

68 Champions, 2,200 new visitors to National Parks in Wales. Read the results of the Mosaic Wales' external evaluation.

Kestrel Ollie Barnett

Photo Safari on Exmoor!

A Photograhic Safari day out was held on the 1 February with four young champion photographers. With a landrover...

Campaign for National Parks Mosaic Community Champions take to film to inspire ethnic minorities to visit Welsh National Parks

Community champions - working to bring more people from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) backgrounds to the National Parks - have been so inspired they have created a series of You Tube videos.

Brecon Beacons National Park

Organising a visit to the Brecon Beacons

Maleka Begum, a Community Champion with the Brecon Beacons National Park shares her experience of organising her first visit.

Zobia with other Champions on top of Snowdon

Reflecting on Mosaic in Wales

While sitting in the youth hostel in Llanberis and listening to the local folk singer as he told the stories about the Welsh fairies, I remembered my grandmother back in a little village in Pakistan... Zobia Zaman reflects on connection and relationships in National Parks.

Adam at Yorkshire Dales Societies Conference

Short Speech at National Parks Societies Conference

Mosaic Champion Adam Philip-Phillips from Whitehaven reports on his recent experiences at the National Parks Societies conference. This year the conference was hosted by the Yorkshire Dales Society and focussed on young people.

NCS group North Hill Exmoor

Champion volunteers!

This autumn saw two Mosaic Champions nominated for the prestigious National Parks Young Volunteer of the Year award! James Taylor, a Champion with the Lake District National Park from Barrow in Furness and Jerry Bassy, a Champion with the Northumberland National Park from Newcastle both made it onto the shortlist. But lots of Champions have done some amazing volunteering this autumn. Read more about what they've been up to...