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Walking up Blencathra the easy way

Blencathra, the easy way!


It sometimes feels as if there’s a competition in the Lake District to find the trickiest and most challenging route up a fell, but it doesn’t have to be that way! Sure, if you're an experienced wa

Buttermere Pines in the Lake District

7 Scenic Drives in the Lake District


The Lake District has so much amazing scenery to see that it can be difficult to fit it all in!

Whinlatter Forest in the Lake District

Whinlatter Forest (near Keswick)


There are many great attractions in and around Keswick and perhaps one of the biggest is Whinlatter Visitors Centre.

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