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Planning permission awarded

(December 2017).  Planning permission has been granted for Reimagining Wordsworth.  The Lake District National Park Authority approved the Wordsworth Trust’s planning application, which was drawn up after close consultation with local residents, Historic England and the National Park Authority itself. The Lake District National Park Authority has approved the £6.2 million project, which will see […]

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Introducing our new design team

(November 2016) Architect and Interpretation Designer appointed for the development phase of the Wordsworth Trust transformation project, Reimagining Wordsworth. The Wordsworth Trust have made two significant appointments this month for the development phase of an ambitious project, made possible by the Heritage Lottery Fund, to transform Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum in advance of […]

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Great news! Our first-round HLF application has been successful

(February 2016) Wordsworth Trust wins HLF funding The Lake District hamlet where William Wordsworth wrote the Daffodils poem is set for a major overhaul ahead of his 250th birthday in 2020. The Wordsworth Trust has secured support* for a £4.75m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to transform the Wordsworth story in, Grasmere, in […]

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