August 2019

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.

The Screes holiday apartment in Wasdale

Lake District Holiday Apartments


Sometimes all you need is a stylish apartment as a base to explore the beautiful Lake District.

Dog in bluebell wood

10 of the best dog-friendly attractions in the Lake District


The Lake District is one of the best places in the UK to take your dog, thanks to its wide range of open spaces and pet-friendly attractions, eateries and accommodation.

The Makers Mill Shop in Keswick

A New Creative Space for Keswick


This weekend saw the opening of a brand new creative space in Keswick that offers another fantastic thing to do if you're visiting the popula

Rydal Mount in the Lake District

A Day at Rydal Mount


A short distance from Grasmere and Ambleside, you will find Rydal Mount, William Wordsworth's beloved last home. Set in beautiful grounds with views