News

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Latest news from across the National Park

Better by miles

Two couples who chanced on Lake District guided walks - and each other - said the discovery has made trekking better by miles.

Posted: 21 May 2014

Youth conservation call

Rookie conservationists are being called to join a band of eager recruits doing their bit for a world-renowned landscape.

Posted: 21 May 2014

National focus on lakes gathering

Britain's 15 national parks came together in a Lake District gathering showcasing sensational scenery and information sharing.

Posted: 21 May 2014

A heart stopper

A million plus worldwide web followers are being wowed in an international Lakes love-in.

Posted: 21 May 2014

Capital exposure for lakes sheep farmers

One of the most far-reaching explorations of Cumbrian upland sheep farming ever undertaken is set to be exhibited in a major London exhibition.

Posted: 29 April 2014

Banking on the best

As another Bank Holiday beckons action and activities abound across the country’s biggest national park.

Posted: 28 April 2014

Chopper in high level action

Helicopter stone drops are needed to repair one of the Lake District’s most iconic routes.

Posted: 17 April 2014

Government appointments welcomed

Two new government appointed members of the Lake District National Park Authority have been announced.

Posted: 17 April 2014

Not just any old iron

History seekers are poised for exciting new action after a string of successful Lake District discoveries.

Posted: 10 April 2014

Egging up Easter action

A cracking good Lake District time is on the cards this Easter as ‘eggstravaganzas’ galore beckon.

Posted: 03 April 2014

Keen to be seen

As tens of thousands of swimmers brace themselves to take the plunge in open waters across the Lake District a keen to be seen appeal has been launched.

Posted: 03 April 2014

Minister pulls park punters

As Easter looms a Defra minister leads the call for the country to get out and about in spectacular national parks.

Posted: 25 March 2014

Stalwarts praised for sterling service

Tribute has been paid to three long-standing members of the Lake District National Park Authority.

Posted: 19 March 2014

Getting in on the action

Action and adventure are rolled out in 500 great Lake District activities now up for grabs across the world renowned national park.

Posted: 11 March 2014