Policy Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic person committed to high quality landscapes in Cumbria and to the ethos of the Friends of the Lake District. You will lead our work protecting and enhancing designated landscapes, woodlands and access, and manage some of our properties. The successful candidate will have knowledge of the landscape and issues in the Lake District and Cumbria, and a professional background and relevant qualifications in protected landscapes.Read more

Fundraising Manager

Landscape conservation charity, Friends of the Lake District, is looking for an inspiring individual to lead our major appeal to raise £1 million over the next four years, as well as manage our established fundraising and membership team. This is an exciting time in our charity’s history as we are increasing our activities in order to meet the unique challenges currently facing the precious landscapes of the Lake District.Read more

Askham Hall

Take a stroll through the beautiful Grade II listed gardens with views of the river Lowther.Read more

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Be one of our 500 volunteers making a practical difference to the Lake District all year round.Read more

Ways to enjoy Thirlmere for free

Plenty of fun and adventurous ways to enjoy Thirlmere for free...Read more


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