Find out about Natural England's progress with improving coastal access.



The map shows the stretches and provisional timings for improving coastal access in the north west of England. Use the links in the table below to find out more information about each stretch.

Stretch name Progress
Gretna to Allonby Stage 4: Determine
Allonby to Whitehaven Open to the public
Whitehaven to Silecroft Stage 5: Open
(not yet available for public use - work to establish the route is currently taking place)
Silecroft to Silverdale Stage 2 and 3: Develop and Propose
Walney Island Stage 4: Determine
Silverdale to Cleveleys Stage 2 and 3: Develop and Propose