people have backed the bid

We believe the Lake District deserves worldwide recognition. That's why in 2017 we will bid for World Heritage status, placing the Lake District alongside the Taj Mahal, the Tower of London and the Great Barrier Reef. Join us on our journey.

An inspirational landscape

Discover what really makes the Lake District special and learn more about our unique identity carved into the cultural landscape over generations.

herdy brings a smile to the World Heritage Bid

We’re delighted to announce herdy as the lead commercial collaboration partner for the Lake District’s World Heritage bid!

Lakes World Heritage

Join us in our bid to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The social media posts below celebrate the identity, inspiration and conservation of the Lake District.