The only membership organisation dedicated to protecting and enhancing Cumbria's landscapes
Our ‘Discover Cumbria’ grant scheme is dedicated to funding events and activities that help Cumbria recover after the flooding events of December 2015. Read more
Protecting the landscapes of Cumbria for future generations Read more
Love the Lake District? Become a member of Friends of the Lake District and join 1000's of like minded people in protecting and enhancing this unique place. Read more
Tristan draws on his pioneering adventures to reveal the secrets of ponds, rivers, lakes and gives you the skills to read water.
4th November 2016 Read more
Love the Lake District? Want to see it protected for generations to come? Become a member of Friends of the Lake District
Say NO to Pylons The Lake District is being threatened by the largest planned electricity infrastructure project in the UK. We need your help. Please support our campaign to get powerlines put underground.
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It’s more than eight months since Cumbria was hit by devastating fl oods. Whilst the county is gradually getting back on its feet, the physical scars on the landscape are still visible. Read more
The Government Planning inspector has today dismissed both appeals relating to the proposed commercial developments at White Moss Common. Read more
National Park extensions, Morecambe Bay walk, volunteer work parties, Hot Topics, Discover Cumbria grants, Leader's Landscape training, People Power. Read more
Our final Fell Care Day of the year is being held in the Rusland Valley where we're teaming up with the Rusland Horizons programme. Join hundreds of volunteers in carrying out practical conservation tasks in this wonderful setting. Read more
Following the success of last year's ceilidh, join us for an evening of Haggis, Neeps and Tatties and the “Piping of the Haggis” followed by ceilidh dancing. With Eden Valley Ceilidh Band.