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Lakeland 100 & Coniston Amenities Fund

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December 16, 2017

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

South Cumbria Rivers Trust and Coniston & Crake Catchment Partnership awarded National Lottery support

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June 26, 2017

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)

Dog Fouling

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April 26, 2017

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  , there are forms available for reporting at Coniston TIC or to South Lakeland District Council (01539 733 333  When reporting please include name and address of person …(Read More)

Coniston Copper Project

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March 10, 2017

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)

Coniston Neighbourhood Plan

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April 27, 2016

The Lake District National Park Authority Decision Statement can be viewed here – Decision Statement.