Call for return of 'stolen' peak of Scafell Pike


The highest point of Scafell Pike has been "pinched", and Cumbria Tourism wants it back.

Ecuadorian artist Oscar Santillan took the uppermost inch of the mountain, and is about to put it on display in a London art gallery.

It's part of his first solo exhibition, called 'The Intruder', which the gallery blurb describes as:

Cumbria Tourism's response is tongue in cheek, accusing the artist of "taking the mickey", and inviting him to bring the exhibition to Cumbria:

'PaperBridge' will feature a bridge made entirely of paper, which people will be able to cross.

It'll be recycled afterwards, and will look something like this: