Planning officer vacancy

We are looking for an experienced planner to lead on the Friends of the Lake District planning policy and development case work across Cumbria.Read more


Be one of our 500 volunteers making a practical difference to the Lake District all year round.
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Ways to enjoy Thirlmere for free

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

Benefactors Scheme

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Writing to the Planning Authority

We've provided a short guide on where to view current planning applications and how to submit a response in order to have your views heard.Read more


Cicerone publish guidebooks for walkers, mountaineers, trekkers, climbers and cyclists. They are offering our members a 20% discount off guide books online.Read more

Posters, Logos and Banners

Downloadable posters to advertise your event, logos to add to your own materials and website banners to add to your Facebook and Twitter headers or for use on websites.Read more

Messages of Support

We received hundreds of messages of support in the lead up to our Thirlmere Protest Rally. We're sharing them to highlight the strength of feeling against zipwire proposals at Thirlmere.Read more

2018 Photo Competition

Send us your favourite Cumbrian photos for the chance to feature on our Christmas cards or in our 2019 Calendar.Read more