Mosaic News

Mosaic Champion cycling

Youngsters tackle Coast to Coast/Hadrian's Wall cycling challenge for Newcastle youth centre

Young champions from the Campaign for National Parks’ Mosaic project are taking part in a marathon cycle ride this weekend (7-9th) to raise funds for a small, vibrant but financially pressed youth project in the west end of Newcastle.

Mosaic annual event at Broadhaven

Mosaic brings global community to National Park

Mosaic Champions from across Wales recently gathered in Pembrokeshire for our annual celebration of their achievements in National Parks. 

James Taylor with Kelly Kettle

The most intense and crazy week - microadventuring in the Lakes

After a week of 'micro-adventures' around the Lake District to celebrate National Parks Week, Mosaic Champion, James Taylor, tells us what he got up to!

Climbing in Brecon Beacons

Fair Play in the Brecon Beacons benefits young people

'Fair Play in the Park' gets youngsters into the Brecon Beacons...

Pizza oven at Walltown Northumberland

Pizza in the place, pizza in the park, come get your fill!

At the end of July a little group of Champions and their friends from round the North East gathered at Waltown Country Park to make things out of mud, and sand, clay and straw...

Cwm Pennant c. David Medcalf

A walk with Jim Perrin and Homan Yousofi in Snowdonia

Writer and Community Champion Homan Yousofi reflects on an inspirational walk in Snowdonia with the much loved nature writer, raconteur and Guardian columnist Jim Perrin.

Mosaic Residential in Northumberland

The northern most Mosaic krew had a wonderful time staying at the YHA in Kielder on the hottest weekend of the year so far

Mosaic Young Champions on Dunkery Beacon

National Gathering of Young Champions

Young Champions with the Mosaic youth project from all corners of England gathered last weekend at Pinkery Exploration Centre on Exmoor. They came from the Lake District, Northumberland, the New Forest, the Yorkshire Dales and Exmoor to celebrate Mosaic’s first year...

Community Champion Alan McDonald in Snowdonia

National Parks are good for you!

100% of Champions, in a recent survey. said they feel positive after visiting National Parks. Most feel that this good feeling stays with them for a significant amount of time. We've been exploring the impacts of National Parks on health and wellbeing with the Community Champions in Wales. Here's a taster of the main findings.

Mosaic Champions win New Discoverer Award!

Fazielat and Shamshad Iqbal have been presented the New Discoverers Award by the Northumberland National Park Authority, Both Fazielat and Shamshad have been involved in encouraging young Asian women from the the Angelou Centre in Newcastle to the National Park since 2002.