Black Country Geopark

Blogs and News

Here's the latest news and blogs from the Geopark.

News - First birthday - 09/07/2021

As the Black Country UNESCO Global Geopark reaches its first birthday, Dudley Council’s regen boss looks at how the Geopark will benefit from the borough’s £1billion regeneration programme.

Blog - First year - 09/07/2021

This Saturday (July 10) marks our first anniversary as a UNESCO Global Geopark.

Blog - Time travel capsule 19/07/21

Phil Burton, senior advisor for Natural England West Midlands shares a childhood story that inspired his career and how the Black Country UNESCO Global Geopark will inspire the next generation of 'fossil hunters'.