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Young children in wheelchairs

Charities of Cumbria and the Lake District


As the world celebrates 'International Day of Charity', we salute the achievements of countless admirable charities carrying out wonderful work across the Lake District and Cumbria.

Bikes in Cumbria

Tour of Britain 2019 in Cumbria


Another Tour of Britain bike ride kicks off this weekend and will pass through the south east of Cumbria and the Eden Va

The Eskdale Corn Mill


Eskdale Mill, owned by the local Eskdale Mill & Heritage Trust, is a Grade 2* listed 16th century water cornmill that has been open for public enjoyment since the 1970’s.

View from St Bees Head in Cumbria

A Guide to Wainwright's Coast to Coast in Cumbria


The famous Coast to Coast route is a 182 mile (293km) route that winds its way from St Bees in Cumbria to Robin Hoods Bay on the far side of Yorkshire. Each year, thousands of people tackle the ent

Buttermere Pines in the Lake District

Top 9 Views in the Lake District


The Lake District is world-famous for its enviable landscapes and stunning scenery. But when you have just a few days to explore everything the area has to offer, it can be easy to miss out on an a