Coniston

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The fighting spririt is alive and well and getting things done in this pretty Lakeland village.

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The two-and-a-half year initiative to preserve the remains of the copper mines.

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Friday, July 27, 2018

Is this the most beautiful spot in the whole of the Lake District?

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Our Dog’s Life writer Emily Rothery meets a well-known spaniel beside Coniston Water and discovers that he was the inspiration behind a book

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

However many times you tackle Coniston’s iconic peak, a bright day never fails to inspire. John Lenehan takes the easy trail.

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Victorian critic, thinker and artist John Ruskin knew precisely where he had retired to, when he spent his last decades in an estate overlooking Coniston Water. Brantwood, Lancashire, was the simple postal address he used up to his death in 1900. So it is fitting that the museum which bears his name is celebrating its connections with the Palatine county.

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Friday, August 26, 2016

The lake, the Old Man, the views.... there are so many reasons to visit Coniston as our selection of reader photos show.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Script changes and an outbreak of political correctness can’t hide Coniston’s star quality. Mike Glover reports

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Sunday, August 7, 2016

Hundreds of tons of stone to be airlifted in to restore popular footpath

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Friday, April 15, 2016

Heather Troughton, who was born and bred in Coniston, shares the things she loves about this former Lancashire village

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Tom Prestwich and Fernanda Nunez have turned an obsession into a business. Emma Mayoh reports

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Progress is slow but steady in the spectacular Lancashire village of Coniston, writes Mike Glover

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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

This beautiful town is trying to change perceptions of Lakeland with the help of a very unusual shop. Sue Riley reports

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Thursday, May 3, 2012

Youngsters from across Lancashire are being given the chance to live the Swallows and Amazons lifestyle at Coniston. Paul Mackenzie reports Photography by John Cocks

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Saturday, February 5, 2011

It's not just a small earthquake that is having an impact on this famous old Lancashire village. Mike Glover reports

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Tuesday, January 12, 2010

A report claims second homes are turning rural communities into ghost villages. But that's not the whole story, as Mike Glover discovered

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