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 perfect swan song for artistic director Ian Forrest. And what a way to bow...

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...
A Ceilidh for Christian Aid - St. Mary's church in Threlkeld, with the support of Threlkeld Activities Association is again holding a ceilidh to...
Kim Moore, from Barrow in Furness, and Andrew Forster, from Grange over Sands, have had their poetry collections selected for this year’s Read Regiona...
The full wealth of emotions and death you would expect from a Greek tragedy are beautifully presented in Anne Carson's translation of Elektra at Theatre by the Lake's Studio this summer season,...
The Lake District, Cumbria, is officially the most popular destination for walking in Britain, according to a new nationwide survey just released by Ordnance Survey. Their OS Maps service analysed...
You can see why David Hare was voted one of the top 10 playwrights of the 20th century when you listen to his poetic lines of reasoning in The Vertical Hour writes Karen Morley-Chesworth.
Cumbria 24 is launching a new gallery store online and at the Hub Craft Market, Appleby June 25. The opening collection of prints from originals by Maurice Chesworth were inspired by life...