Honister Zip Wire Rejected

Published: Monday 14th Jan 2013

Written by: Natalie Barker

We have been disappointed to learn this week of the rejection of the ‘Honister Slate Mine, Zip Wire’ project. Heather & I both supported the plan as we felt  it would be a great attraction to have in The Lake District, with a minimal visual impact on the surrounding fells.

The scheme has divided local opinion however. Mountaineer Sir Chris Bonninton is a supporter of the project and resigned as Vice-President of ‘Friends of the Lake District’ due to their views against the scheme.

Natalie Barker
Natalie Barker


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