Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership The Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership Scheme aims to unlock and reveal the hidden heritage of the Westmorland Dales, enabling more people to connect with, enjoy and benefit from this inspirational landscape. Thanks to National Lottery players it has been supported by a grant from the Heritage Fund. Summer in the Westmorland Dales As spring turns into summer there is plenty on offer for you to get involved with safely. We have a series of Wednesday Health and Heritage walks, supplemented on the occasional Saturday with some longer walks including ones in Great Asby on 17th July. Read more> Sign Up to our mailing list to receive our latest news, events and volunteering opportunities. Home About the Scheme Events Projects News Resources Grants Contacts Sir Martin Holdgate on The Westmorland Dales To add to the school videos produced as part of the Dark Skies project, we now have one of Sir Martin Holdgate talking about why the area is so special to him. As well as Martin sharing his huge knowledge and passion there is also some fabulous film of the Westmorland Dales itself, a real inspiration for what we are hoping to achieve through Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership Scheme. A Greenprint for the Countryside of the Future? Is the Westmorland Dales the place of legend where Uther Pendragon is buried? Why is Sunbiggin Tarn such a rare find? And what can be found in a grike? Settle down to the calming tones of Sir Martin Holdgate CB and learn why we started the Westmorland Dales Landscape Project.