Since the Coniston Power Boat Records Week committee announced on Wednesday that they would not be hosting their annual event, there has been plenty of reaction to the news.
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The organisers of the Coniston Power Boat Records Week have today announced on their Facebook page that they will not be hosting an event this year.
Brian Peedell and Neil Jackson have set a new World Record at 78.53 mph in the V24 class (subject to ratification) on Coniston Water today.
17 year old Thomas Mantripp from Lowestoft in Suffolk has today taken the O125 World Speed Record (subject to ratification) at Coniston Water.
Ben Jelf once again improved his speed on Coniston Water this morning.
Following on from PRW's article today, 'Jelf thaws out frozen F2 record', Ben Jelf has raised the British National F2 record again this afternoon to 121.61 mph.
Ben Jelf has taken another step up in his racing career at Coniston this week, he is breaking British records in a F2 Molgaard hull.
Television presenter and obscure record setter, Edd China, has added the 'Amphibious Electric class' to his Guinness World Records for the fastest shed, toilet, bed, milk float and the largest motorised shopping trolley today at Coniston Water.