Our response to the NWCC Consultation Pylon proposals January 2017 6th January 2017 Friends of the Lake District made its response to the NWCC consultation re: Pylon proposals across Cumbria. You can read it here. Click to see document Thank you to everyone who has contacted National Grid with your concerns. As of 2pm there have been more than 2270 letters written to National Grid via the website and we know of plenty more people who have written separately. Hopefully we can stop National Grid spoiling the Duddon Estuary and the Furness peninsula pictured above.