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Water wheel at Eskdale Mill in the Lake District

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

Alston in the North Pennines

Top 10 things to do in and around Alston


Alston: it's steep, unique and chock-full of charm!

Orrest Head in the Lake District

A Guide to Deep Water's Lake District Filming Locations


The Lake District is once again on the small screen over the coming weeks thanks to ITV’s new mini-series, Deep Water.