Stunning limestone pavements, ancient woodlands, intimate orchards and meadows and an impressive coastline make Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty one of England's finest landscapes. The work of the AONB Partnership aims to conserve and enhance this extraordinary place now and for the future.
The Staff team
Six members of staff are employed on behalf of the AONB Partnership.
AONB Manager – Lucy Barron
AONB Officer – Sue Hunter
AONB Countryside Officer – Dougie Watson
AONB Communications & Funding Officer (part-time) – Barbara Henneberry
AONB Communications & Funding Officer (part-time) – Ruth Ainsworth
Local Nature Reserves Warden – Belinda Barclay
Back row L-R: Dougie, Ruth, Sue
Front row L-R: Belinda, Barbara, Lucy
The team plays an essential role in delivering the AONB Management Plan; providing management and leadership; making things happen on the ground; translating vision and national policy into local action; stimulating collaboration and delivering results; and providing value for money by accessing funding and resources.