Bowness and Windermere Forward exist to promote and instigate partnership projects to achieve:

  • Enhanced Public Realm
  • Sustainable Connectivity Solutions
  • Resilient Communities (both residential and community)
  • Exceptional Visitor Experiences

Bowness and Windermere Forward benefit from the local private, public and charitable sectors who work together to identify and champion enhancement projects.

BWF’s Action Plan is available here.

The board meet quarterly to action projects, all minutes are available here:

Bowness and Windermere Forward commissioned the Douglas Wheeler Report in 2016 (more info here via SLDC’s website) and employed Project Co-ordinator, Helen Moriarty, in 2018.


Bowness & Windermere Forward Latest News

Lakeshore Cinema at Cockshott Point

  BWF together with fantastic partners are pleased to announce that the Lakeshore Cinema event is coming to Cockshott Point on the 18th, 19th and 20th of September. Tickets are available here www.trybooking.co.uk/TVV and all profits will go to community projects. Please follow the BWF Facebook page for more information.      

BWF’s 2nd Quarterly Newsletter – local heros and community support

DOWNLOAD THE LATEST BWF NEWSLETTER HERE From the Chair – Sophia Newton The last time I was writing this we were gearing up for a busy year ahead. Bowness & Windermere Forward were starting work on projects such as creating a brand for our towns and creating a Friendly Fells & Lakeside Trails project in …


To contact Bowness & Windermere Forward please email: helen@bwforward.org.uk