Single big hit for tourism in the Lake District is not the answer for Cumbria

A zipwire in Cumbria may well bring economic benefits, but not if it is in the wrong place and damages the unique landscapes that sustain CumbriaRead more

Zip wires over Thirlmere to boost Cumbria tourism? Who believes that?

When the LEP and Cumbria Tourism say that our businesses need greater visitor numbers, it is hard to argue, and yet visitor numbers are increasing already. Do we know why?Read more

Christmas Carol to Thirlmere

Our Chief Executive Douglas Chalmers has penned an ode to ThirlmereRead more

The Pylon Carol

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Land Managers will still need public support post-Brexit

Environmental corners would be cut – literally and metaphorically - and forty years of biodiversity gains would be put at risk.Read more

Surely not again?

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