Environment Agency launches bathing water info page

The Environment Agency has released a new information page, containing details of the Bathing Water site at Ilkley. In Dec 2020, the River Wharfe at Ilkley became the first river Bathing Water Site in England. The Environment Agency has just launched the Citizen Space page about the River Wharfe and the Ilkley Bathing water site […]

New Website!

Welcome to the new website for the Dales to Vale River Network! It has been awhile coming, we hope you have enjoyed scrolling through our pages and we hope you like the new format.  A big Thank you to Pat and Gareth at Genie Creative for their help and support in creating our new webpage, […]

Yorkshire Post – Wharfe partnership update

Testing of River Wharfe as part of Ilkley bathing water status project found elevated levels of E.coli at Grassington, Burnsall and Linton Falls Monitoring of the River Wharfe will extend far beyond Ilkley once the new bathing water designation is activated after high levels of E.coli bacteria were found in other stretches of water. The […]

Bi-Annual Newsletter (March 2021)

Welcome to the Spring 2021 edition of the DVRN Newsletter, phew, what a year! Despite a tricky start and some delays due to COVID restrictions, the DVRN partner organisations adapted and strove on, continuing delivery on the ground to improve and protect our rivers, including successful completion of several large multi-year projects and kicking off […]