A Plane tree near the roundabout on Abbey Road in Barrow is featured in a new exhibition at Barrow Library.
Nominated by local pensioner Annie O’Shea for the Heritage Lottery Fund project Cumbria’s Top 50 Trees, it reminded her of childhood trips to the...

After a challenging two years and an uncertain future, two popular roller derby teams have now found a new home, giving them a regular training venue...
Wolfen Mill, Preston and Staffield Hall in Penrith, two country retreat, luxury holiday apartments have been put to the open market by leisure propert...
This autumn Lakes Culture brings you a colourful and creative season of art about comics, colour and the environment, theatre about Cumbria, China and...
This summer Lakes Culture has a sizzling series of art, theatre and musical performances to inspire and satisfy the biggest cultural appetite in the L...
Environment Minister Rory Stewart is urging all would-be walkers and have-a-go-hikers to visit their nearest National Park or public woodland this Ban...
The Jennings Keswick Jazz Festival celebrates its silver jubilee in 2016 with a four-day jazz extravaganza featuring some of the very best UK and inte...
Threlkeld Village hall is delighted to be welcoming back Tayo Aluko on 21st April with his new critically acclaimed drama ‘Just an Ordinary Lawyer'.  Tayo’s previous visit to Threlkeld was in...
William Wordsworth and the Lake District are like bread and butter, naturally going together – and what better place to host the World Premiere of the new play about the English poet, William...
We have only a few months to go before the spring sets in and the world turns once again. It may seem that until that time actually arrives, there’s not much you can do about your garden and while...
The Hans Christian Anderson tale of the infant emperor, who learns the true value of everything through his search for the nightingale flies into Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake  -  the...