Visitors staying with Coppermines and Lakes Cottages have made a huge contribution to the campaign to help protect and maintain Cumbria’s uplands. Over the last five years guests have raised an incredible £26,000 for Fix The Fells. This amazing figure has been raised by...

Last weekend’s Kendal Festival of Food was so successful that early calculations indicate it was the busiest event in its history. It is estimated tha...
SUNDAY 14 DECEMBER COLIN CAYGILL’S ANTIQUES FAIR Vintage classics, ceramics, silver, clothing and jewellery 10am – 4.00 pm  £1.20 entry Rhege...
Choirs from Hunter Hall School and Queen Elizabeth Grammar School will be performing at the annual Christmas Carol Service organised by Eden District...
This year’s Penrith Winter Festival, sponsored by Cumbrian Homes and Discover Penrith, begins with a weekend of festive fun and entertainment as the t...
The Trout Hotel in Cockermouth will once again welcome the renowned ‘Christmas Decorators’ to deck its halls in exceptional style, following the popul...
Father Christmas was in joyful mood this week as he discovered how many charities working across the UK will benefit directly from local people using...
The Lake District Wildlife Park near Keswick has a family of three Brazilian Tapirs which will be made to feel extra special on Monday 27th April – because it’s World Tapir Day. The special...
As one of the characters in Jim Cartwright’s tale says: ‘You seem more interesting things in a pub than on TV’ and that is very true of this moving production of Two running in the intimate setting...
Following the completion of its £250,000 refurbishment, over 100 people including The Mayor of Kendal, Councilor Tom Clare, gathered at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Green Hotel in Kendal last week to...
MP Tim Farron flew the flag for Cumbria's tourism industry on 12 March when he paid a special visit to Skelwith Fold caravan park in Ambleside as a curtain-raiser to English Tourism Week. The event,...