Download the full outcome
Detail of outcome
On 28 September 2015 the Secretary of State announced her decision to approve a stretch of the England Coast Path in Cumbria between Whitehaven and Silecroft.
These maps show the approved modifications.
Detail of feedback received
Representations made by a person within paragraph 2(2)(b) to (f) of the Schedule, and Natural England’s comments on those representations which it sent to the Secretary of State on 17 March 2015.
The summary of other representations, and Natural England’s comments on those representations which it sent to the Secretary of State on 17 March 2015.
On 15 October 2014, Natural England submitted a report to the Secretary of State for the Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) setting out our proposals for improved access to the Cumbria between Whitehaven and Silecroft.
All representations and objections will be considered before the Secretary of State makes a final decision about the report.
The report is available as a series of separate documents. You should:
- read the overview which includes background information to help you understand the proposals and maps
- use the index map to find the relevant chapter for the length of coast you are interested in
- open the corresponding chapter of the report for more information
Comment on Natural England’s proposals
Representations and objections about the report can now be made and must be received by Natural England by 5 pm on Wednesday 10 December 2014.
Make a representation
Anyone can make representations to us about the report. Read the representation guidance notes before completing the representations form (both are attached above).
Make an objection
Owners and occupiers of affected land may make objections about the report. Read the objection guidance notes before completing the objection form (both are attached above).
Locations to view the report in person
Copies of the report may be viewed at the following locations:
|The Copeland Centre, Whitehaven||The Copeland Centre, Catherine Street, Whitehaven CA28 7SJ||0845 054 8600|
|Seacote Hotel, St Bees||Beach Rd, St Bees, Cumbria CA27 0ET||01946 822300|
|Tarnside Caravan Park||Tarnside, Braystones, Beckermet, Cumbria CA21 2YW||01946 841308|
(check opening times)
|Gosforth Road, Seascale, CA20 1PN||01946 728487|
|The Pennington Hotel, Ravenglass||Main St, Ravenglass, Cumbria CA18 1SQ||01229 717222|