The Daffodil Hotel & Spa in Grasmere has been awarded its first AA rosette since opening its doors in July 2012. Only 10 per cent of restaurants in the UK are judged to be of one rosette or above standard and the top award coincided with the arrival of a brand...

A new open-top bus service is winding its way down the shores of Ullswater – sometimes dubbed as ‘England’s most beautiful lake’ – thanks to support f...
The historic market town of Broughton-in-Furness will be ringing to the sound of a centuries old ritual at noon on 1 August, with the annual proclamat...
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 Pride in Penrith Lottery scored some centre-stage action at this year’s Penrith Show. As part of the community lottery’s fifth anniversary celebrations, it hosted an entertaining Bubblekickz five...
On August 20 and 21, a team of six Oaklea Trust employees will take on the Cumbrian Three Peaks challenge to raise money for Oaklea’s Wishlist fund. The challenge takes in three of England’s highest...
A week of events celebrating food and farming in Eden drew visitors from as far afield as Scotland and Southampton to sample the best that the district has to offer. The Eden Food and Farming...
Two upper middle class women get drunk during an evening while their hubbies are away playing golf – and the talk is all bout love, passion and sex, writes Karen Morley. It’s hard to believe Coward’s...