The Cumbrian Artist of the Year was awarded at a special ceremony held at the Rheged Centre with the emerging Cumbrian artist Sarah Tew winning the accolade.  Her work was selected by an independent panel made up of Maddi Nicholson of Art Gene, Tonia Lu of Spring...

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...
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,...
The popular BBC One antiques programme Flog It presented by Paul Martin, is set to visit the Western Lake District on Thursday 23rd April 2015. Flog It – the major BBC antiques show is now on its...
Staff at a North West hotel group have a real spring in their step as they gear up for the company’s 2015 outstanding service awards. English Lakes Hotels Resorts & Venues will be holding...
The second annual ‘Young Cumbrian Artist of the Year’ competition has begun following the hugely successful competition in 2014.  Cumbrian artists aged 15-24 are invited to enter the competition...