Lake District

Colin’s five-year labour of love to compile best views in Lake District

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The owner of a Lake District tea room will launch his first book on Sunday. Colin Hindle, owner of the much-loved Granny Dowbekin’s Tea Rooms in Pooley Bridge, has created a handwritten and illustrated guide to Lakeland’s Best Views, which took him five years to complete.  This is the first… Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Experience Art Together Again at Rheged

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The Great Print Exhibition returns to Rheged for a remarkable sixth year. The largest exhibition of printmaking in the UK opens on Monday 7 December 2020 and runs until Sunday 7 March 2021 Arts – Cumbria Crack …



Windermere Lakeshore Cinema Event Announced

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An outdoor cinema event will be taking place on the shores of Windermere at Cockshott Point later this month from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th September. Attendees will be able to enjoy classic movies in one of the Lake District’s most iconic National Trust locations Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Lake District museums announce partnership agreement

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Trustees of two of Cumbria’s smaller museums, Keswick Museum and Art Gallery and The Armitt Library and Museum Centre have announced that after recent discussions they have agreed to work more closely together to pursue both their independent and their shared aims Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Lake District’s Aerial Festival Moves Online

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Lake District’s innovative new festival of original work and commissions – online and free from 26 September 2020. Over 20 new works and commissions from over 40 artists will be accessible online Arts – Cumbria Crack …