Famous Cumbrian mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington has resigned as Vice-President of 'Friends of the Lake District', in protest against the Honister Zipwire plans being rejected.
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Over a hundred youngsters in Coniston were let out of lessons today to join their school's long tradition of an annual fell race.
A campaign has been launched to push for the restoration of the historic Union Chain Bridge.
Rain overnight. Brighter but cooler Friday. Windy weekend