Honister zipwire rejected

Controversial plans to build a zipwire near the Honister Slatemine in the Lake District have been rejected.

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Sir Chris Bonington supports Zipwire application

Expert mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington is in favour of the Honister Zipwire application.

He said:

"I wouldn't go down the zip wire for all the tea in China because I'd be frightened, but the last thing I want to do is stop others from doing it."

– Sir Chris Bonington

He's now asking the Committee at the LDNPA to approve the development.

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