Our Landscape Charter

A Landscape Charter for Cumbria and the Lake District setting out our commitment to the landscapes of Cumbria.


Author: Chris James


Learn new skills and join our army of volunteers helping us to make a practical difference to the Lake District all year round.

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Love the Lake District? Become a member of Friends of the Lake District and join thousands of like minded people in caring for this unique landscape.


Author: Sophie Hodge

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  • Member Meet - Carlisle

    A get together for our members and supporters to catch up on issues affecting the Lake District and our work in Cumbria. Book by calling 01539 720788 or email [email protected] Read more

  • Fight the Aliens–Big Balsam Bash

    We want to bring together a fighting force of volunteers to work in groups around Rydal to attempt a mass-removal of Himalayan Balsam. The aim is to clear the Rydal area of the infestation, to reduce the regrowth and prevent the ongoing spread to other areas of the Lakes. Read more