Lake District authority 'violating World Heritage status'

Lake District authority 'violating World Heritage status'
 

The authority running the Lake District National Park has been accused of "violating its World Heritage status".
Campaigners say a "massive increase" in motorbikes and 4x4 vehicles has "profoundly changed the landscape".
They have accused the Lake District National Park Authority (LDNPA) of neglecting the fells and promoting the use of tracks by off-roaders.
The LDNPA said it would be "preferable if people did not take vehicles on these routes" but it was legal.
Head of park management Mark Eccles said: "All unsealed routes with public vehicular... read more

 
14 April 2018 in Regional, Views: 58
Source: BBC
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