Media statements and responses regarding current issues that affect the Park can be found in Statements.
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It was all aboard the boat and bus this week as members of the Ullswater community came together to celebrate the latest access improvements to the iconic Lake District valley.
Posted: 21 September 2015
As open water swimming makes a big splash across the Lake District’s lakes, tarns and rivers the message is to keep the tantalising treat safe.
Posted: 17 August 2015
A Pooley Bridge land agent looking to put something back into his community has become the latest member to join the Lake District National Park.
Posted: 04 August 2015
One of the Lake District’s best loved but blighted fell paths has been given a £10,000 boost by a mystery benefactor.
Posted: 27 July 2015
National Parks Week 2015 is a celebration of everything that is special and unique about Britain’s breathing spaces. This year, it takes place from Monday 27 July to Sunday 2 August.
Posted: 17 July 2015
Brockhole's new mini golf course was designed by Cumbrian school children, inspired by the Lake District landscape and characters.
Posted: 14 July 2015
The Boot Riverside Action Group (BRAG) teamed up with the Lake District National Park, other public bodies, organisations and businesses to find funding for major improvements to around four kilometres of beautiful trails in Eskdale.
Posted: 10 July 2015
We're looking for new volunteer wayfinders to help us promote Brockhole, the Lake District Visitor Centre in Windermere.
Posted: 10 July 2015
We are disappointed with the announcement by National Grid, which is contrary to our favoured route for the new electrical connection across Cumbria.
Posted: 18 June 2015
A group of 10 home-educated children from the Penrith area each received a John Muir Award on Friday (5 June) from Rory Stewart, MP for Penrith and the Border.
Posted: 09 June 2015
We will shortly begin remarketing a number of properties that were included in the earlier tender process that concluded March 2015.
Posted: 08 June 2015
As the spotlight turns on the country’s vast volunteer action force local heroes who help keep the area special are saluted.
Posted: 27 May 2015
After running two successful open days in March, Brockhole is looking to continue the expansion of its pool of dedicated volunteers whose role is to improve the visitor experience and support the centre’s extensive events programme.
Posted: 26 May 2015
The Lake District’s quest for World Heritage status was launched this week when 25 of the area’s leading organisations formally endorsed the Lake District’s Nomination.
Posted: 19 May 2015