For the first time ever, this year Theatre by the Lake is producing not one but two Christmas shows. As well as Peter Pan in the Main House, there will be a special offering for 2-5 year olds in the Studio -  A Present for Santa.

This brand new play has been...

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 Trout Hotel in Cockermouth is celebrating the successful completion of its recent £80,000 kitchen upgrade in style with a special November Thank Y...
This year’s three day Senhouse Literary Festival is once more set to be a celebration of words in all forms. This year’s theme ‘Tribal Voices’ will ex...
The weekend of Remembrance Sunday will be marked at Rheged with two talks that surround the exhibition currently running in centre’s Gallery: The Art...
A right rural gathering, including a traditional Cumbrian market featuring local food and drink called The Food Village will be  brought together by Taste Cumbria for the 2014 Winter Droving...
People are being invited to learn about the extraordinary lives of some of Cumbria’s most colourful characters next week. From a Barrow actor who immersed himself in the world of the stage, appearing...
A man from Bootle, West Cumbria, who spent his life climbing mountains and collecting mountaineering books is putting the bulk of his library up for auction on Thursday 20 November. Eighty year old...
Theatre by the Lake in Keswick is beginning preparations for its biggest and most spectacular Christmas show yet – Peter Pan. It opens on Sat 29 November and will include four actors flying across...