16th December 2020

This application has now been approved by the Lake District National Park Authority. 

27th October 2020

We  have significant concerns about the proposal for a cantilevered viewing platform at Stanley Ghyll Force, Eskdale. This is a beautiful, natural  and ecologically important gorge and an inappropriate place for such an engineered structure, alien to the environment. Our response can be viewed here:

Friends of the Lake District response (pdf)

Details of the proposal can be found here https://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/swiftlg/apas/run/WPHAPPDETAIL.DisplayUrl?theApnID=7/2020/4074  or by searching for application 7/2020/4074 here https://www.lakedistrict.gov.uk/swiftlg/apas/run/wphappcriteria.display