If you are a group or organisation based in Coniston looking for funding for a particular project please see the attached. Coniston Amenities Fund – Grant Awarding Policy
Latest news and hot topics from Coniston Parish Council
South Cumbria Rivers Trust and Coniston & Crake Catchment Partnership awarded National Lottery support
South Cumbria Rivers Trust are very excited to announce they have been awarded a grant of £763,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to manage the Conserving Coniston & Crake project for the local community’s Coniston & Crake Catchment Partnership. Thanks to money raised by National Lottery players, the project will improve the catchment’s water quality, habitats and biodiversity …(Read More)
If anyone knows a dog owner who does not clean up this can be reported (anonymously if preferred) to PCSO Forrester (ring 101 or e-mail Emma.Forrester@cumbria.police.uk , there are forms available for reporting at Coniston TIC or to South Lakeland District Council (01539 733 333 www.southlakeland.gov.uk/your-environment/dogs/dog-fouling/). When reporting please include name and address of person …(Read More)
Coniston Copper – 17th February 2017 The Coniston Copper Heritage Lottery Funded project progressed well last year. Conservation work has been completed on some of the structures, including the Thriddle Incline, a nineteenth century dry stone structure which supported a set of rollers carrying pumping rods from the New Engine Wheel to the Bouncy Mine …(Read More)
The Lake District National Park Authority Decision Statement can be viewed here – Decision Statement.