Hedge Laying Competition Results

After competing in 4 different classes, winners were chosen by the judges, Ulverston farmers Ian Nelson and Gordon Strickland.Read more

New Road Common Kendal Planning Application ‘Spurious and Underhand’

We urge you to join us in objecting to this application and preventing this area of common land being returned to its former state as an unlawful car park.Read more

Threat to New Road Common, Kendal

We urge you to join us in objecting to this application and preventing this area of common land being returned to its former state as an unlawful car park.Read more

Rural skills on show at our Annual Hedge Laying Competition

Hedge layers from the north of England will be testing their skills at our Annual Hedge Laying Competition on Saturday 19th January.Read more

Westmorland Dales Receives National Lottery Support

We're delighted to announce that a submission to the National Lottery for funding to deliver the Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership Scheme has been successful.Read more

The Great Outdoors Awards 2018

We’ve won the Bronze ‘Campaigner of the Year’ award in The Great Outdoors Awards 2018 - thank you for your votes!Read more

Kendal Flood Defence Scheme threatens 700 trees

We feel that given the scale, complexity and importance of this scheme, insufficient time has been allowed for the public and relevant organisations to properly consider the proposal and its implications.Read more

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

Read our key points in response to the government's review of National ParksRead 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