A quick guide to new content on this website
Notice on home page about Cumbria County Council elections 4th May 2017.
Aditional historical links on "why did it close? " page
"What kind of Railway ?" page added
Adoption of existing Bonds mentioned
on "Bonds" page
Facebook group mentioned on "Chatgroups" page
POLITICS page added
Donations page with electronic payments facility added
Update 61 available for download
Additional information regarding Floods and Bridges.
Update 60 available for download
Notice re bridges damaged in floods
Extension of Bonds announced on "Bonds" page
Updates 57 and 58 added to "Newsletter" page
43rd anniversary of closure noted on home page
BONDS page updated and simplified
Christmas and New Year message on home page
Route Protection page revamped with cost examples and policy arguments
Links page updated
Update 56 added to Newsletters page
2014 media report links updated
Home page announcements re Local Authority meetings hosted by Keswick Town Council.
Media report links backdated to 2003 (more archive material available online)
Media reports updated for 2013 and 2014
Home page re-designed and website internal links updated
Information about planning applications
to infill a bridge and to develop the station site at Threlkeld - both resolved in a way which protects the Railway trackbed
Announced on Home Page - application made to Regional Growth Fund.
Announcement of funeral collection and commission payment from Chester-le-Track.
Successful outcomes to two planning aplications in the National Park.
Lake District National Park Authority applied trackbed protection policies.
Details on the "Urgent Notices" page.
Policies page updated - LDNPA entry.
Update 53 made available through
the "Newsletter" page.
Planning application for extension to National Park depot at Threlkeld which would affect the trackbed
and platform area.
CKP objection and request for support.
Details on "URGENT NOTICES" page.
Planning application to infill Bridge 91 at Highgate.
CKP objection and request for support.
Details on "URGENT
Infilling described on "Bridges and Tunnels"
Aditional information and pictures on the "Footpath" page.
"Bridges and Tunnels" page started.
Update 52 made available via "Newsletter" page.
Details of CKP 150 events at Keswick and Threlkeld.
back to No. 20 (April 2002) available to download - 10 years of Project history.
CKP 150 announcement and page added.
Update 50 (Winter
2011 - 12) available to download.
Announcement that Regional Growth Fund application was unsuccessful.
New posters to download - black and white and colour versions ("Getting involved" page).
Update 49 (summer 2011) available to download.
Announcement about CKP Railways plc application to Regional Growth Fund.
Announcement about issue of Bond interest cheques.
48 available through the Newsletter page.
New links on Railway Footpath page
Historical links on
"Why did it close?" page
Update 47 available through the
"Buy Rail Tickets" page added.
46 available through the Newsletter page.
Christmas order deadline date (10th December) published
Notices about Bond cheques issued and
Update 46 published.
Planning Application at Flusco which might affect trackbed - CKP comments
Link on home page to Cumbria Local Transport Plan (LTP3) Consultation for the years 2011 - 2016.
Commercial Sponsors page added.
made available via "Newsletter" page.
Update 44 made available via "Newsletter" page
planning issues in first quarter of 2010
Notice on home page for Christmas and New Year orders to be received by 15th December.
Christmas and New Year greetings and thank you.
Planning Application received by the Lake District National Park Authority
(LDNPA) which would affect the trackbed at Troutbeck. Full details via the "URGENT NOTICES" page.
History" page updated from 2007 to mid 2009.
Update 43 made available via the "Newsletter" page.
Planning application 09/0207 (industrial unit) added to "Flusco - History" page.
Update 42 made available via "NEWSLETTER" page.
Update 43 distribution announced.
URGENT NOTICES page - another planning application to build on
the trackbed at Flusco !
FOR OBJECTIONS EXTENDED TO 7th May 2009.
Objections were originally
required by 22nd APRIL 2009.
Bondholders voted to extend redemption date to 30th June 2015.
See "BONDS" page for more details.
41 made available via the "NEWSLETTER" page.
Announcement about DVD version of "Trains to Keswick" added on "SALES ITEMS" page.
Teletext item on LibDem calls to re-open the line put on Home page
"Links" page : Local media links updated.
the Media" page: Links to local newspaper articles from 2004 to 2008 added.
References to Update 40 added.
media" page started with BBC Politics Show link.
- Photos" page added to show the effects of development without effective implementation of trackbed protection
"Flusco" Page renamed "FLUSCO - History". Brief summary of proposed developments,
objections to development, other representations and opinions and granting of planning permission at the site from 2000
to date. Maps and plans.
A further page "Flusco - photos" will be added
to show how the site has changed visually.
Notice of appearance on the Politics Show, BBC North East and Cumbria, 8th
"This is not a pressure group" explanation added to home page.
future rail connections map added to home page.
Update 39 (Spring 2008) made available.
Notes on grant funding added
to "about the project" page.