Lake District plan to moor holiday boats on Grasmere withdrawn; Nazia Parveen; Guardian

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Move hailed as huge win for community activism against ‘commercialisation’ of national park…

Source: Lake District plan to moor holiday boats on Grasmere withdrawn

Mass protest planned over Lake District ‘commercialisation’; Nazia Parveen; Guardian

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MP Tim Farron expected to be among thousands attending day of activism in Grasmere…

Source: Mass protest planned over Lake District ‘commercialisation’

Anger over plan to launch ‘gentlemen’s yachts’ at Lake District beauty spot; Dean Kirby; iNews

A row has broken out over a bid to put 40ft-long boats on one of the Lake District’s most scenic stretches of water. Dean Kirby reports…

Source: Anger over plan to launch ‘gentlemen’s yachts’ at Lake District beauty spot

5 Reasons To Visit The Lake District in Cumbria; Wanderlust

Source: 5 Reasons To Visit The Lake District in Cumbria

TRAVEL REVIEW: Exploring the land of lakes; Shona Gossip; Press and Journal

It inspired writers such as childhood favourite Beatrix Potter and poet William Wordsworth, and has recently been named a Unesco World Heritage site.

Source: TRAVEL REVIEW: Exploring the land of lakes | Press and Journal

The Sublime and the Subliminal: The Lake District and West Cumbria; John Scanlan; Places Journal

A journey on the A66 road in North West England, from the Lake District made famous by Romantic poets to the iron mines of the Cumbrian coast.

Source: The Sublime and the Subliminal: The Lake District and West Cumbria

Skip the Lakes and see the Cumbrian coast – without a car; Phoebe Taplin; Guardian

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Of the millions who visit the Lake District every year, very few check out its dramatic coastline, so Phoebe Taplin has its beaches and wild dunes almost to herself…

Source: Skip the Lakes and see the Cumbrian coast – without a car

The hidden history of the Lake District; Simon Horsford; Telegraph

Source: The hidden history of the Lake District

Why mid-winter might be the best time to visit the Lake District; Tom Ough; Telegraph

Source: Why mid-winter might be the best time to visit the Lake District

Best things to do in the Lake District; Hazel Davis; Independent

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More than 15.8 million visitors head to the Lake District every year, lured by its crags and glimmer.

Source: Best things to do in the Lake District