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The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded nearly £10 million to create a new tourist attraction in Cumbria - it is designed to bring business to the region all year round.
The Windermere Steamboat Museum, which has been closed to the public since 2006, will move into a new building on the lake shore.
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Charlotte Upton, Project manager.
Gordon Watson, Chief Executive, Lakeland Arts Trust.
Margaret Reid, Curator, Windermere Steamboat Museum.
A new venue to showcase 200 years of boat building in the Lake District has been given a major boost.
Windermere Steamboat Museum has been awarded £9.4 million, which will allow the team to build a new museum and also enable them to provide training and apprenticeships.