Enhancing Access in Bampton

Wonderful to see the path avoiding the road at Bampton Village Hall extended to create a safer link with the existing riverside walk.Read more

Glover Landscape Review Key Points

We have now outlined a number of the key points that we will be making in our response and would urge people to do the same before the review deadline of 18th December 2018Read more

Environment Agency's Flood Action Campaign 2018

We are supporting the Environment Agency’s 2018 Flood Action Campaign. Aimed at young people aged 18 to 34, this years’ campaign targets those in rental properties and with young families.Read more

Water Resources Infrastructure Consultation

10th December 2018: We have today submitted our response to the Consultation on the draft National Policy Statement for Water Resources Infrastructure.Read more

Rethinking Soil – a vital commodity in Cumbria

A report published this week by the Campaign to Protect Rural England calls for a radical rethink of farming practices and soil management to help regenerate the soils that underpin our supply of food and environment.Read more

Warcop Inspector recommends in favour of the MOD

We are shocked and saddened for the precedent that this recommendation sets for the future of all of our common land.Read more

December Newsletter

Keep up to date with our work, campaigns, fundraising, events and other ways you can support us by signing up to receive our newsletter by email.Read more

Landscape should be recognised as a public benefit

We would like to see landscape specifically listed as a public benefit in the Government's Agriculture BillRead more

Warcop Inspector recommends in favour of Ministry of Defence

We are shocked that Cumbria County Council is likely to agree to the Ministry of Defence’s application to deregister Hilton, Murton and Warcop Commons.Read more

Cumbria Pylons project dropped by National Grid

We are pleased the threat of 400kV pylons through the Lake District National Park has at least for the moment been halted as National Grid pulls back from the North West Coast Connections project.Read more