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40,000 to help shape future of the Lake District

All 40,000 people living in the Lake District will be asked for their views on how the national park should be managed in the future.

A plan is being drawn up to look at such issues as housing, tourism and jobs. People's views will be used to form part of the bid by the Lake District to become a World Heritage Site.

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'Everyone thinks the Lake District is special'

The 40,000 people who live in the Lake District are being asked their views on the future of the national park.

The final five year plan will be scrutinised as part of the Lake District's bid for World Heritage status.

Katie Hunter's spent the day with business owners, locals and tourists in Bowness on Windermere finding out what they think the Lake District's priorities should be:

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