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525 Bus Service Return

The 525 Mountain Goat Bus Service - Ferrry Landing/Hill Top/Hawkshead/Hill Top/Ferry Landing - will operate between 18th March and 3rd November 2024.  Link to Timetable.

Parish Council Elections 2024

Three Nominations were submitted for Claife Upper Ward and three nominations for Claife Lower Ward.  As there were 3 vacancies in each Ward all those nominated have been elected without contest.

Windermere Ferry - MaintenanceAs

The Windermere Ferry service will be suspended for 5 weeks between 15th April and 24th May 2024.  This is for the 5-year Maritime and Coastguard Agency inspection and refit.  Drivers are asked to travel via the A591 to Ambleside then the B5286 to Hawkshead.  Customers who have purchased quarterly or annual contracts will receive a one month extension.

Unitary Councillor Surgeries

Unitary Councillor Suzanne Pender holds monthly surgeries within her Ward.  Residents are welcome to go along and raise issues of local concern with Suzanne.

Drop In Surgery details

Big Windermere Survey

The results of the August 2023 Survey and earlier surveys are now available through the Freshwater Biological Association. The results of the August 2023 survey have just been released: August Survey Results

Environment Agency Water Quality Monitoring


The Environment Agency have now installed several sondes to measure water quality around the Windermere catchment. The real-time monitoring results are available on a public site Hydrology Data Explorer - Explore  The Environment Agency are monitoring the results and will interrogate any unusual readings. Please note that the Brathay sonde has not yet been deployed.   
Claife Parish Council Grants Policy
The Parish Council considers grant applications from local community organisations.  The Policy and Application Form are available to download: Claife PC Grants Policy & Application Form, or alternatively can be requested from the Parish Clerk.
Windermere Ferry Replacement Consultation - Update

Cumbria County Council were developing plans to replace the current Windermere Ferry across Lake Windermere.

Claife Parish Council submitted a considered response to the Consultation - Claife PC Consultation Response.

An initial public information and presentation event took place in Windermere on 7th June 2022 and a further one in Hawkshead on 23rd June 2022.

 A copy of the presentation is available here: Presentation

Lake District National Park - South Lakes Distinctive Area

This includes details about Claife Community Bridlepath

C5028 High Cunsey Bridge

The weight restriction of 7.5 tonnes continues to be in place at High Cunsey Bridge until engineering works take place at a future date. 


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