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


Coronavirus update

You will be aware that we have cancelled or postponed all of our planned events and activities until we know it is safe to proceed. We have also taken other steps to reduce the risks to our staff, volunteers and everyone we work with. So our office is now closed and staff will be working from home.

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The Westmorland Dales Scheme

  • About the Scheme

    Our vision is to unlock and reveal the hidden heritage of the Westmorland Dales, enabling more people to connect with, enjoy and benefit from this inspirational landscape. Read more

  • Events

    Latest events and activities being run as part of the Westmorland Dales Scheme or by partners and other organisations within the Westmorland Dales area. Read more

  • 'Love Your Landscape' Small Grants Scheme

    We're running a small grants scheme for Westmorland Dales communities and organisations to help conserve and enhance the landscape and connect people with it. Read more

  • Projects

    Westmorland Dales Scheme Projects. A summary of all 21 projects being run across the Westmorland Dales over the four year lifespan of the scheme. Read more

Scheme News

  • Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership – One Year In

    Well, it’s been quite a year since we started in March 2019. Recruiting staff and apprentices, securing office and workshop space at Tebay and developing a strong partnership, with the addition of new members, critical to our project delivery. Read more

  • The past and the future: apprentices surveying Great Asby Scar

    The apprenticeship is providing skills that enables them to conserve special features of their local area and deliver substantial heritage and conservation gains during the lifetime of this scheme. Read more

  • Volunteers Needed – Heritage Projects

    Even though we’re still only a couple of weeks into the “Stay at Home” guidance, most of us will be looking forward to the time when we can get out and be active again.  So what better time than now to mull over the potential volunteer opportunities that may be coming up in the Westmorland Dales. Read more

  • Coronavirus update

    You will be aware that we have cancelled or postponed all of our planned events and activities until we know it is safe to proceed. We have also taken other steps to reduce the risks to our staff, volunteers and everyone we work with. So our office is now closed and staff will be working from home. Read more